Tag Archives: training

Day in the Life – Field Training Specialist

Most larger companies have a training department – American Fidelity has two. We have a Corporate Training department and a Field Training department. Corporate Training focuses on training our Home Office Colleagues in Oklahoma City. Our Field Training department works ...

Here’s to Toastmasters!

An underlying theme at American Fidelity is continuous improvement. Whether through our Lean initiative or through a multitude of training opportunities, AFA encourages Colleagues to learn and grow in their careers.  Like many Americans, one of my biggest fears is speaking ...

Ask a Recruiter I Want to Become a Corporate Trainer?

Have you been thinking about getting into the corporate training industry but aren’t sure if you have the right experience? You’re in luck! This month I decided to sit down with AFA’s Corporate Training team leader, David McLaughlin, to find out ...

IT Life @ AFA

  Technology changes daily and is integral to serving Customers and Colleagues at American Fidelity, which makes our Information Services Division (ISD) key to our success. We’re always searching for Colleagues to join our team to help develop innovative tools to ...

What’s Happening at AFA I Helping Colleagues Open Language Barriers

Have you ever thought about learning a new language - maybe to boost your career or give yourself the option to communicate with others in their native language? American Fidelity Colleagues have a great training benefit that allows us to ...

LAMP Lights the Way

As an employee, I want to work for a company I respect and for a manager I trust. Pretty simple, right? I recently read a great article in Forbes about the “Ten Things Only Lousy Managers Say” and was thankful American ...

What’s Happening at AFA I Leadership Development

At American Fidelity our Colleagues strive to learn and grow in every position from top to bottom. One way we help each other do that is by providing feedback on the work we do. Managers do this through reviews with ...

What’s Happening at AFA I Toastmasters Speech Contest

One of the things I like most about working at American Fidelity is all of the available training and opportunities to grow. AFA has its own Toastmasters club, the Classen Communicators. Toastmasters gives members a supportive environment to develop their public ...

AFA Makes Training Top 125 List

Due to the hard work of our Talent Management team, American Fidelity has made the Training Magazine Top 125 list for the tenth consecutive year. The list recognizes companies that provide excellent training and development programs for their colleagues. “One of the ...

What’s Happening at AFA I New Year’s Resolutions

Have you set your new year’s resolutions and started working on them? I have and I’m thankful for all of the benefits AFA offers that will help me reach my goals for 2014. Colleagues at AFA have benefits that will help ...

What’s Happening at AFA I Continuing Education in the Workplace

Have you been thinking about going back to school just for a few courses, or to finish your degree but you just don’t have the time? I know some of our Colleagues have this problem, but American Fidelity is here ...

AFA Leadership Camp

Developing leaders at American Fidelity is a big deal. It’s important that our leaders are all on the same page when it comes to growing Colleagues and leading them to meet the Company’s strategic goals and initiatives. Each year all ...

What’s Happening at AFA I Account Rep School

American Fidelity Colleagues aren’t just here in our Home Office in Oklahoma City. We have field Colleagues across the nation who sell our products to employers. They have to be educated on the ins and outs of all the products ...

Hot Jobs in Marketing and Training

  This week’s hot jobs include a corporate marketing and communications specialist and a part-time training specialist. Apply now or share with your friends! Corporate Marketing and Communications Specialist Our communications team is looking for a corporate marketing and communications specialist to ...

What’s Happening at AFA I AFA Excels in Training and Development Programs

American Fidelity is known for our top notch training and development programs that we offer to Colleagues. We have been recognized on Training Magazine’s Top 125 list for nine consecutive years. So, why does AFA take training and development so seriously? ...