Subadhra Sriram

Global Editorial Director

Subadhra Sriram
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Subadhra Sriram is Editorial Director of Staffing Industry Analysts. Sriram interviews industry thought leaders and reports on trends, best practices, legislation and compliance in the CW management space. Her analysis and opinions are designed to put CW issues into context and to stimulate strategic thinking with her readers.

Sriram has nearly two decades of journalism experience, beginning as a reporter with a national news magazine in India, Sunday, before working for Time Warner in its consumer business publications - Money, Fortune Small Business and Business 2.0.

She holds an M.S. in journalism from Northwestern University’s Medill School and a B.S. in literature from Calcutta University, India.

Recent Articles

Blog: You Get What You Pay For

August 1, 2012

Buyers of staffing services want to shave costs. We get it. There has been a recession and companies are still hurting. But when it comes to sourcing talent, pinching pennies isn’t always the best response, writes Editorial Director Subadhra R. Sriram in The Contingent Blog. 

The Man Who Sold VMS

August 1, 2012

Vendor management systems historically have been greatly disliked by staffing suppliers. How one man has managed to shift perceptions and carve a place for VMS. 

The Man Who Sold VMS

July 28, 2012

Fieldglass CEO Jai Shekhawat may not have been the first to bring a vendor management system to market, but his claim to fame comes from making the VMS more palatable to managed service providers and staffing firms. Read how his integrity and approach helped spread his high-tech vision.

Wanted: Social Media Recruiting Help

July 25, 2012

As the buzz around social media continues, companies are getting increasingly smarter about how they recruit talent to help in these efforts.

Blog: Why We Are Bullish on IT

July 18, 2012

Continual innovation and advancement in various technologies have led to ever-increasing numbers of IT professionals needed to sustain, develop and support new creations, which in turn has propelled huge demand for contingent IT talent. There are a host of options out there, writes Editorial Director... More

Center Stage

July 2, 2012

Center Stage: Three-Pronged Approach

Letter from the Editor

July 2, 2012

You can’t eliminate risk, you can just mitigate it

Blog: It Pays to Be Nice

June 27, 2012

If you think paying your contingent workers more ensures you’ll get highly motivated and happier workers assigned to you, think again. Editorial Director Subadhra R. Sriram blogs about how workers are treated by their staffing firms is what counts.

Blog: Where Is the MSP Going?

June 20, 2012

Hotly debated and oft-reviled, there is no doubt that managed service providers have changed the face of the staffing industry, writes Editorial Director Subadhra R. Sriram in The Contingent Blog. While their strategic value has never been questioned, buyers of staffing services are questioning... More

Double Dip Recession? Probably Not.

June 6, 2012

“There are three kinds of lies. Lies, damned lies, and statistics.” Well, I wouldn’t go as far as Mark Twain and condemn the numbers, but there’s no doubt that the economic data is sending mixed signals, writes Subadhra R.Sriram in the Contingent Blog. Read more here.