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Reliance Standard Life Insurance Reviews

Updated March 26, 2019
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Pros
  • "Learned every day, great co-workers" (in 4 reviews)

  • "Fast paced work environment with a great deal of experienced people that have been part of the company for a long period of time" (in 4 reviews)

Cons
  • "Outdated technology and can’t work from home" (in 3 reviews)

  • "You get in one position and stay there until someone quits and then maybe you might move up" (in 2 reviews)

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  1. "Great company"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Reliance Standard Life Insurance full-time

    Pros

    Learned every day, great co-workers

    Cons

    Not a ton of advancement in my line of business, but always growth in others


  2. "Locally good but national management not great"

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    Current Employee - CSS in Boston, MA
    Current Employee - CSS in Boston, MA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Reliance Standard Life Insurance full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Good work environment, friendly team.

    Cons

    Not the highest salary and national management not the best.

    Advice to Management

    None that they would heed.

  3. "Be careful"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Philadelphia, PA
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Philadelphia, PA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Reliance Standard Life Insurance full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Philly location, convenient to transportation, fitness incentive

    Cons

    management does NOT operate with transparency! be careful. things apparently aren't going as well as they would like to make it seem. probably not a good long-term bet to work here.

    Advice to Management

    be honest with your employees. don't try to hide the bad news. take the good with the bad.


  4. "Good Experience"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Strong company and good benefits.

    Cons

    The culture was poor unfortunately


  5. "Company has potential"

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    Current Employee - National Client Manager in Portland, OR
    Current Employee - National Client Manager in Portland, OR
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Reliance Standard Life Insurance full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Many of the people who work here are friendly and competent

    Cons

    Cumbersome processes and excessive workload. A grind

    Advice to Management

    Continue on the path to modernizing the culture


  6. "Good place to work"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Reliance Standard Life Insurance full-time

    Pros

    The majority of people that work at Reliance are friendly. The work environment is relaxed, there is no micro managing.

    Cons

    Pay is slightly below average and some benefits are lacking as well.


  7. "Out dated"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Pittsburgh, PA
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Pittsburgh, PA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Reliance Standard Life Insurance full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Regional office is a great group of folks. Flexibility for hours of start and stop times. Recently determined to provide laptops to employees that travel

    Cons

    Systems are out dated and do not talk to each other. Recent issue of laptops is years too late. Work from home is not wide spread and I'd difficult for working parents. Not allot of opportunity for job change within the company outside of home office in Philadelphia

  8. "Voluntary Market Coordinator"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Reliance Standard Life Insurance full-time

    Pros

    Good training with mentor program

    Cons

    Lack of vertical movement opportunities


  9. "Great Company"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Reliance Standard Life Insurance full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Reliance has a family atmosphere feel with a very open door policy to management

    Cons

    Like all companies there are issues, I think the main issues are with pay and older systems


  10. "PreSales Specialist"

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    Current Employee - PSS
    Current Employee - PSS
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Reliance Standard Life Insurance full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Good company to work for with good benefits. Free coffee and water. Employees and pretty nice.

    Cons

    No room for growth. You get in one position and stay there until someone quits and then maybe you might move up. Outdated technology and can’t work from home.