The Standard
2.8 of 5 78 reviews
www.standard.com Portland, OR 1000 to 5000 Employees

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Great company but tough times are impacting results and moral

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)
Portland, OR

I have been working at The Standard full-time for more than 10 years

ProsLong term focus, great history, new Sales VP who is willing to change things up, great distribution network potential, top ten performer

ConsTough to articulate and execute a strategy, non-competitive in many market segments, lack innovation in products, experiencing higher turnover and position reductions

Advice to Senior ManagementTake risks before becoming irrelevant

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Great Mutual company that transformed into an "Okay" public company

Actuarial Associate (Current Employee)
Portland, OR

I have been working at The Standard full-time for more than 3 years


Pros: Deep roots in the community Conservative Cons: Shrinking currently Benfit erosion since becoming a public company Advice to Senior Management: Return to being a mutual company--people seemed to really love… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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Used to be a good company

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)
Portland, OR

I have been working at The Standard full-time for more than 8 years


Pros: Good people, good benefits, fair location Cons: Morale has been on the down slide for the last few… Advice to Senior Management: Pay attention to why the turnover, listen to employee's, … No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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