Rachel Ranosa

Rachel Ranosa

Rachel is a journalist at Human Resources Director.

10 hottest 'in demand' skills for 2019

10 hottest 'in demand' skills for 2019

Companies are transforming their business and filling knowledge gaps with on-demand consultants and experts

Robert De Niro's company sues ex-employee over Netflix binges

Robert De Niro's company sues ex-employee over Netflix binges

Court filings alleged the employee’s excessive use of the company credit card and her falsification of records

Fear of recession sparks layoff anxiety

Fear of recession sparks layoff anxiety

Many are still ‘strongly affected’ by the most recent financial crisis

The real reasons employees are 'burned out'

The real reasons employees are 'burned out'

'Burnout can be a costly symptom of a workplace culture that doesn't prioritize employee wellbeing'

Are older workers getting enough support?

Are older workers getting enough support?

The workplace can become a stressful environment for senior colleagues

Depression and anxiety still plaguing this sector

Depression and anxiety still plaguing this sector

‘Stigma and a fear of reaching out remains a critical barrier that hinders many people’

1 in 3 quit over this top employee benefit

1 in 3 quit over this top employee benefit

And it may be the key to managing a happy and healthy workforce

Should you offer bereavement leave for pets?

Should you offer bereavement leave for pets?

On the same day a worker in the UK lost her dog, she was also fired from her job

This is why office friendships are vital to HR

This is why office friendships are vital to HR

Employees who see people in a positive light earn more than those who view others negatively

Replaced by a robot? Workers less upset about machines taking over

Replaced by a robot? Workers less upset about machines taking over

Would you rather be replaced by a machine – or by another human? A university study delivers surprising results