In the Media - Employer

October 15, 2021

“Accelerate was created with ease of use in mind, allowing advisers and TPAs to use thoughtfully designed resources for their small plan clients.” A new PLANSPONSOR article explains what differentiates Accelerate from other recordkeeping platforms, and consults Rob Baumgarten, vice president of Retirement Plan Sales at The Standard, and Jody Meth, senior director of Retirement Plan Product Management at The Standard, for their insights on how this tool was created with TPAs and advisors in mind.

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PlanSponsor
October 14, 2021

“Serving small retirement plans is nothing new for The Standard, but with Accelerate we can provide small plans a level of service typically reserved for larger plans at a competitive price.” In a new 401(k) Specialist Magazine article Rob Baumgarten, vice president of Retirement Plan Sales at The Standard, and Jody Meth, senior director of Retirement Plan Product Management at The Standard, share how Accelerate can benefit small plan clients.

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401(k) Specialist
October 12, 2021

Substance abuse in the workplace has become more common and has caused employers to reevaluate their management of assisting employees who are struggling. Dan Jolivet, Workplace PossibilitiesSM practice consultant and The Standard shares tips for employers and discusses the Americans with Disabilities Act requirements regarding workplace drug and alcohol use in Employee Benefit News.

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Employee Benefit News
October 8, 2021

“When managers and employers recognize the signs of burnout in their employees, it may be time to explore some culture changes in the workplace.” In BenefitsPRO, Brenda Smith, Workplace PossibilitiesSM director at The Standard, shares insight and tips to alleviate workplace burnout and behavioral health issues resulting from change fatigue.

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BenefitsPro
October 1, 2021

Substance use has had a major impact on the workplace since the start of the pandemic. In a new Employee Benefit News article, Dan Jolivet, Workplace PossibilitiesSM consultant at The Standard, shares how disability providers and employers can support employees during and after substance abuse recovery.

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Employee Benefit News
September 10, 2021

“Burnout is almost a spiritual crisis or a loss of your way, and I believe most people who feel burned out are also struggling to find meaning in their work and lives.” Dr. Dan Jolivet, Workplace Possibilities consultant at The Standard, discusses common misconceptions surrounding burnout and how to support those struggling in a new Authority Magazine interview article.

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Authority Magazine
September 10, 2021

Long-haul symptoms of COVID-19 affect approximately 10% of COVID-19 survivors, making staying at or returning to work a challenge for those struggling. In a new ThinkAdvisor article, Dr. Charles Glassman, associate medical director at The Standard, and Dr. Dan Jolivet, Workplace Possibilities consultant at The Standard, provide insight on the effects of Long COVID and how employers can help.

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ThinkAdvisor
September 10, 2021

The pandemic has taken a toll, not only workers’ mental health, but their physical health as well. In a new Risk Management Magazine article, Todd Meier, disability and productivity consultant at The Standard, shares insight on ergonomics in the remote work setting and what can arise from a limited office space.

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Risk Management Magazine
September 10, 2021

The COVID-19 pandemic has changed the workplace and made employers more focused on their employees’ well-being. Post-Acute Sequelae of COVID-19 (PASC), or “Long-COVID,” is taking its toll on the American workforce. Dr. Charles Glassman, associate medical director at The Standard, and Dan Jolivet, Workplace Possibilities practice consultant share more in the latest BenefitsPRO article.

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BenefitsPro
July 14, 2021

Paid Family Medical Leave is a pivotal aspect of retention in the workforce, especially among women. Melissa Oliver-Janiak, second vice president Total Rewards for The Standard, highlights the importance of employers managing PFML in the workplace in a BenefitsPRO article.

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BenefitsPro