Sarah Dobson

Sarah Dobson

A long-time journalist, Sarah Dobson is the editor of the Canadian HR Reporter group.

Having been involved with this HR publication for more than 14 years, Sarah knows the readership well and is responsible for ensuring quality content and insightful coverage of the human resources industry. This includes topics such as mental health, employment law, diversity and equity, performance management, recruitment, compensation, workplace safety and corporate culture.

A graduate in English/History and Journalism from Carleton University and Conestoga College, Sarah has nearly 25 years of experience in publishing, including work at Marketing Magazine and Toronto Life. She is a dedicated writer and editor who works hard to produce trusted, unbiased content that appeals to various stakeholders.

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How to handle older workers delaying retirement

Many people are working longer – especially with newer economic challenges – and there are potential downsides

How to handle older workers delaying retirement

Not convinced about the metaverse

Will virtual reality ever replace the power of the in-person approach?

Not convinced about the metaverse

Are mandatory vaccination policies becoming less enforceable?

Ontario arbitrator sides with union – but raises possibility 3-dose policy could make a difference

Are mandatory vaccination policies becoming less enforceable?

Claims for mental health-related meds surge in 2021

Specialty drugs for chronic conditions continue to have big impact on insurance plan spending

Claims for mental health-related meds surge in 2021

ATS market to grow by 7.1 per cent over next 5 years

Adoption of cloud services, need for strategic hiring among reasons for rising demand

ATS market to grow by 7.1 per cent over next 5 years

Happy workplaces have high level of automation

'If you believe the doom-mongers, you'd think workers are terrified that automation will steal their jobs'

Happy workplaces have high level of automation

Arbitrator rules company's vaccine mandate must end

Unvaccinated auto workers will be back on the job June 25

Arbitrator rules company's vaccine mandate must end

HR leader profile: Heidi Hauver of Shinydocs

'I always say to people, 'You're a business leader first who has a passion for HR''

HR leader profile: Heidi Hauver of Shinydocs

How should unvaccinated workers be brought back to the workplace?

'This is a tall order for HR'

How should unvaccinated workers be brought back to the workplace?

What are the top 3 reasons why workers are quitting?

Report looks at social media posts during great resignation between March 2021 and May 2022

What are the top 3 reasons why workers are quitting?