Tag Archives: Internships

Lesson learned: Insurance a noble profession

I was extremely nervous on my first day at American Family Insurance. I’d never been in a workplace as big and intimidating as National Headquarters. As I walked through the doors for the first time, my heart raced. I smiled and shook hands with my new boss, Dan, creative development manager. I’d never had any […]

Continuous learning important to insurance careers

As an intern here this summer and as a current college student, I expected to see degrees on office walls around American Family. I’ve noticed framed degrees in all disciplines, from law to MBAs, from small colleges and large universities. But I’ve also noticed many documents for CPCU designations and IIA certifications. Even in HR, […]

Summer internship leads to new job

Beki moves into part-time role after internship. Beki interned at American Family Insurance in Madison, Wis., this summer, working in the Sales Business Technology Department and honing her skills in technology consulting and social media management. After her internship ended, Beki stayed on as a part-time contractor. In her current role, she is continuing to […]