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 – as well as the managing editor for global site HR Tech News. Responsible for all editorial output and managing all national news editors, Emily has been with Key Media since 2017.

Emily has a wealth of editorial experience, having written exclusively on HR, people management and technology for five years. After graduating from UCL, where she wrote extensively for student magazine PiMedia, Emily began writing for HR, recruitment and business publications.

Though she loves all HR-related issues, Emily’s specialties are #MeToo, diversity, mental health and the future of work.

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Seven signs you're being underpaid – and how to ask for a raise

Seven signs you're being underpaid – and how to ask for a raise

For 71% of HR professionals, 2020 has been the most stressful year in their career

$40 million COVID-19 fund to help NZ communities

$40 million COVID-19 fund to help NZ communities

‘Many community organisations have been affected by COVID-19, and this fund will allow those communities to respond to changing needs’

NZ employee engagement rose 5% during COVID-19 pandemic

NZ employee engagement rose 5% during COVID-19 pandemic

It’s more good news for Kiwi employers

Match Fit: Rugby legend reveals mental health struggles

Match Fit: Rugby legend reveals mental health struggles

Match Fit quickly won over fans with its premise

Sephora's VP HR: 'We belong to something beautiful'

Sephora's VP HR: 'We belong to something beautiful'

Committed to LGBTQ rights and diversity, Sephora has always been something of a trailblazer

New Zealand Labour Day: A brief history

New Zealand Labour Day: A brief history

One man's fight for the eight-hour working day

Sick days & wage bumps: Arden’s proposed employment changes

Sick days & wage bumps: Arden’s proposed employment changes

‘If SMEs aren’t properly supported, then they eventually get bled dry’

How to tell an employee they smell - and other awkward conversations

How to tell an employee they smell - and other awkward conversations

It’s no surprise that 53% of people handle difficult situations by simply ignoring them

Tall Poppy Syndrome: How to confront the issue head on

Tall Poppy Syndrome: How to confront the issue head on

The worrying trend actually dates back to Ancient Greece

NZ’s Top Office Dog competition is finally here

NZ’s Top Office Dog competition is finally here

Dogs have been proven to enhance employee mental wellbeing