Breanna Scott, director of product and service development for employee benefits at The Standard, shares key insights from New York's paid family leave plan during an interview with Workforce magazine. To learn more about paid family leave, visit our blog at standard.com/employer/paid-family-leave.
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Experts from The Standard will share insights on disability management at the SHRM18 annual conference, Tuesday, June 19. Learn more about their presentation in InsuranceNewsNet.
As part of National Annuity Awareness Month, now can be a good time to position a fixed annuity as a wealth transfer vehicle to help ensure clients are leaving their lifetime of savings to intended heirs. Read the AdvisorNews article, Annuities Can Help Boomers Consider Wealth Transfer Plans, by Rich Lane, second vice president of sales and marketing for individual annuities at The Standard.
Terracon was named the inaugural recipient of the The Standard's Workplace PossibilitiesSM Champions Award. Read more about the award and their story in InsuranceNewsNet.
Not all employees feel comfortable expressing a need for workplace accommodations. Tom Foran, vice president of underwriting and product development for employee benefits at The Standard, explains what supervisors can do to help in the Talent Economy article, How Can Business Leaders Support Disabled Workers?
The Standard was listed as #8 in the Employee Benefit Adviser list of top 25 large-group life insurance companies.
Both physical and psychosocial issues can affect an employee's recovery. Jung Ryu, national accounts practice consultant at The Standard, explains four key ways to help employees through these health conditions and how to help minimize delayed recovery. Read his Talent Economy article, 4 Steps to Effective Disability Management.
For Disability Insurance Awareness Month, Jung Ryu, national accounts practice consultant at The Standard, discusses three tips for helping clients manage disabilities in the workplace. Read his article, Three Tips for Helping Clients Manage Disabilities in the Workplace, published in Employee Benefit Adviser.
Many clients in the sandwich generation are in the prime earning stage of their career, making the need for income protection even more critical. Read the Rough Notes article, Disability Insurance for the Sandwich Generation, by Sophia Horsman, senior director of individual disability insurance claims at The Standard.
By adopting a holistic approach, employers can offer more creative accommodations and coordinate other program benefits to ensure an employee gets the assistance they need. Read the BenefitsPRO article, 4 Important Aspects of a Proactive Disability Insurance Program, by Jung Ryu, national accounts practice consultant at The Standard.