Emily Douglas

Emily Douglas

Emily is the global managing editor for all HRD titles - Australia, Canada, Asia, New Zealand and US - under the Key Media publishing company. Responsible for all editorial output and managing all national news editors and contributors, Emily has been with Key Media since 2017.

Emily has a wealth of editorial experience, having written on HR, people management, strategy, and technology since 2015. After studying at both University College London and the University of Geneva, Emily began writing for global business publications and productions post-graduation.

Though she loves all HR-related issues, Emily’s specialties are employment law, mental health, and LGBTQ+.

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Why HR needs to get better at managing toxic employees

Why HR needs to get better at managing toxic employees

Are your employees too fearful to speak out? How colleague conflict can affect company morale

CHROs debate the 'Netflix-like' future of HR in the Metaverse

CHROs debate the 'Netflix-like' future of HR in the Metaverse

Global leaders at LEGO, Chevron, and Walmart debate the people function in VR

Why the four-day working week is 'doomed to fail'

Why the four-day working week is 'doomed to fail'

It may scream 'flexibility' but the reality is somewhat different

Stay interviews: Answer to the Great Reengagement or a waste of HR's time?

Stay interviews: Answer to the Great Reengagement or a waste of HR's time?

It's a divisive topic in HR circles – and the debate is only just heating up

AskHRD: A top performing employee refuses to return to the office. Should I make an exception

AskHRD: A top performing employee refuses to return to the office. Should I make an exception

Should HR fire an employee for insisting on remote work – or is that a fail in the Great Resignation?

CEOs need to admit they're not superhumans – so we can all do the same

CEOs need to admit they're not superhumans – so we can all do the same

Sleep is just as important to our health as diet – so why do we pride ourselves on how little kip we get?

McDonald's to leave Russia as CEO thanks 62,000 employees

McDonald's to leave Russia as CEO thanks 62,000 employees

'Their dedication and loyalty to McDonald's make today's announcement extremely difficult'

Are false promises killing your company culture?

Are false promises killing your company culture?

Failing to follow through on promises risks losing top talent

This company offers employees one 'notification free' week every year

This company offers employees one 'notification free' week every year

As more employees are burned out, this organization is cracking down on out-of-office emails

Australia's Employer of Choice 2022 winners revealed

Australia's Employer of Choice 2022 winners revealed

Here at HRD we believe that we've found the absolute crème de la crème of HR superstars