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Meet Our 2019 Interns

Posted by Pekin Insurance on Jun 24, 2019

Our interns fit a lot into their 11-week program, including networking opportunities, professional development, and social activities.

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Pekin Insurance Is Officially One of the Best Places to Work in Illinois

Posted by Pekin Insurance on May 23, 2019

See for yourself why Pekin Insurance was named one of the Best Places to Work in Illinois.

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Going Behind the Scenes at Pekin Insurance

Posted by Pekin Insurance on May 21, 2019

Did you know that the average person spends nearly ⅓ of their entire life at work?

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Convert Your Hard-Earned Degree Into a New Insurance Career

Posted by Pekin Insurance on Feb 11, 2019

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Find out if you’re the perfect fit.

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Increasing Employee Engagement With an  Activities Committee

Posted by Pekin Insurance on Nov 09, 2018

The Pekin Employee Activities Committee (PEAC) plans multiple events throughout the year to bring coworkers and sometimes family/guests together outside of work! 

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Meet the CEO

Posted by Pekin Insurance on Oct 25, 2018

From warehouse, to underwriter, to now  learn more about our CEO!

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One of the reasons many employees love working at Pekin Insurance is the accessibility and relatability they have to our Executive Team members.  The culture here means that when you walk through the hallway and see a top leader, they will stop to say hello to you.  They also take the time to greet new employees in orientation and get to know them a little better.  How many other companies can say the same? 

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Fall Fun in Central Illinois!

Posted by Pekin Insurance on Oct 09, 2018

Autumn attractions galore happening near the Pekin Insurance Home Office.

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Simple Steps to Find a Job by Using Social Media

Posted by Pekin Insurance on Sep 28, 2018

Spending a few minutes on your LinkedIn profile could lead to a lifelong career.

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Ask the Recruiter: Preparing Your Interview Answers

Posted by Pekin Insurance on Aug 06, 2018

It's interview time! Make sure you prepare your interview answers by following these helpful techniques from a recruiter. 

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Congratulations! You have made it to the interview, but now what?  Whether you had an interview yesterday or have not interviewed in the past twenty years, it is a stressful situation and preparation is key.  Luckily, there are many interview techniques that can help candidates prepare.  Even though you will not know what questions will be asked, there is one technique in particular that you can use to help take your answers to a new level when answering questions.  The technique is called the S-T-A-R Method, which stands for Situation, Task, Action, and Result.  By placing answers in the S-T-A-R Method, it will walk the interviewer through the stages of your answer to help them follow along!

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Core Values Highlight: Tech-Savvy

Posted by Pekin Insurance on Jul 26, 2018

From our first computer being lifted into the building to mobile apps, our technology is continuously changing and improving.


The technological landscape is rapidly evolving. Things that may have seemed like science-fiction only a few years ago are now becoming an everyday reality: self-driving cars, artificial intelligence (AI), smart homes, robots, and more. In the 1950s, a single computer occupied an entire building; today, the world’s smallest computer fits on the edge of a nickel. The cell phone you carry around in your pocket is more powerful than the computers that first sent man to the moon in the 1960s. And tech is only getting faster, more powerful, and more revolutionary.

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