Jen Colletta

Jen Colletta is managing editor at HRE. She earned bachelor's and master's degrees in writing from La Salle University in Philadelphia and spent 10 years as a newspaper reporter and editor before joining HRE. She can be reached at

These 4 strategies will help managers lead with empathy

New research from Limeade reveals a wellbeing discrepancy in organizations. HR can equip leaders to help close the gap.

How S&P Global used a people-first mindset to reprioritize in 2020

CHRO Dimitra Manis shares how the organization revamped its recruiting site amid the challenges of the pandemic.

‘Employees are watching’ how HR responds to the riots

Many HR leaders are now facing questions about what to do if workers participated in last week’s violent insurrection.

3 tips for managing long-term remote work in 2021

With more organizations making remote work permanent, here are a few things to keep in mind.

How 4 HR leaders think benefits will change in 2021

After the last year, the world of benefits will never look quite the same, experts say.

Expert advice to help HR focus on Black mental health

The crisis in D.C. highlighted significant racial disparities that can weigh on workers, experts say.

Why ‘just keep swimming’ became the 2020 mantra for this CHRO

Appian Corp. CHRO Dawn Mitchell says HR’s resilience through this year’s obstacles has been impressive.

How HR can embrace its ‘opportunity to make change’

The role of the HR leader has evolved to the point where HR can be an authentic and proactive advocate for employees, says Synchrony CHRO DJ Casto.

Are annual reviews a thing of the past?

After 2020, performance management has become simpler–and more human.

3 trends that will define the world of work in 2021

As part of our look ahead to 2021 challenges, Johan Maestri, one of our HR’s Rising Stars, explores how 2020 is shaping next year’s priorities for HR leaders.