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

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Neutral to positive

Systems Analyst (Current Employee)
Portland, OR

I have been working at The Standard

ProsNice people to work with
Lots of opportunity for systems improvement
Support from business management
Good recognition

ConsNot great remuneration
Job instability becasue of various sourcing factors

Advice to Senior ManagementLeadership is honest to the companies goals. That is definitely appreciatable. Leadership should look at the possibilities to make the processes lightweight to generate more output.

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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Incompetent hiring practices. The Standard does not ensure the employee's success. No training.

The Standard (Current Employee)
Portland, OR

I have been working at The Standard


Pros: If you need a little time off, they are flexible… Cons: Incompetent hiring practices. The Standard does not ensure the employee's success. No training even though training was promised. Overall, training is not… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More

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Announced Plan to relocate IT to India

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)
Portland, OR

I have been working at The Standard


Pros: The Standard has traditionally stood out for its customer service and charitable donations… Cons: At the February 4, 2011 "All-Hands" IT meeting, David O'Brien, the Vice President of IT announced that The Standard is evaluating a large-scale outsourcing of… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More

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