Today, World Mental Health Day, represents an ideal time to begin correcting misconceptions about mental health. Here's how to start the conversation. Read the Entrepreneur article, The Best Place to Support Mental Health? The Workplace. by Dan Jolivet, Workplace PossibilitiesSM practice consultant for The Standard.
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Providing a comprehensive disability management program? Check. Accommodating employees? Check. Find out why accommodations are key in Accommodating Your Most Valuable Asset: Your Workforce by Brian Kost, Workplace PossibilitiesSM senior director at The Standard.
ADAAA litigation is up nearly 32 percent in recent years. Brian Kost, senior director of the Workplace PossibilitiesSM program at The Standard, provides ways to help meet regulations and accommodate employees' needs. Read his DMEC @Work article, Make RTW and Stay-at-Work Support the Cornerstone of Your ADAAA Strategy.
Can financial concerns decrease employees' workplace productivity? Jung Ryu, national accounts practice leader at The Standard, explains in his BenefitsPRO article, Are You Supporting Employees' Financial and Physical Wellness?
A fact-finding mission is often the first step in helping tailor your recommendations to meet the needs and wants of your clients. Read the Advisor Today article by Chris Conklin, vice president of individual annuities at The Standard.
Are your clients' IDI policies keeping pace with their current salary or life stage? Cari Bacon Flick, 2nd vice president of IDI operations for The Standard, highlights the importance of checking in with your clients to ensure their IDI policy reflects their current life stage. Read her Advisor Today article, Are Your Clients' IDI Policies Keeping Pace With Their Life Stages?
The comprehensive Employee Disability Leave Study shows employees who worked with their HR manager returned to work 44% faster. Read the WorldatWork article about The Standard's study.
Clients can play a key role in supporting employees with suicidal thoughts. Dan Jolivet, The Standard's Workplace PossibilitiesSM practice consultant, provides tips on how they can help. Read his Employee Benefit Adviser article, Helping Clients Start the Conversation About Suicide Prevention.
Move over, smart speaker. Learn how today's managed services are bringing clients tech-forward solutions that are more than just set-it-and-forget-it retirement accounts. Read the InsuranceNewsNet article, How to Boost Retirement Readiness in an Automated World, by Ken Waineo, senior director of business development and sales operations for retirement sales at The Standard.
How often do you evaluate the generational makeup of your client base? Jill Frohardt, regional director of Individual Disability Insurance at The Standard, provides tips to help better target IDI sales conversations. Read her Advisor Magazine article, The Disability Dialogue.