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: The Dangers of Pricing Pressures

November 9, 2011

The recent downgrade of Koosharem Corp., which does business as Select Staffing, is something of a wake-up call to staffing providers and those who use them. While some contend it’s the company’s own fault for its unsustainable pricing, Editorial Director Subadhra R. Sriram offers a word of caution... More

Blog: And the Winners Are …

November 2, 2011

In the contingent workforce world, the anticipation of the VMS and MSP Supplier Competitive Landscape report is a little akin to the buzz of Oscar night. The results are greeted with jubilation in some quarters and renewed ambition in others. This year was no different. But one thing stands out, writes... More

In the Spotlight: Get that senior leadership buy-in

November 2, 2011

A First Data CW manager discusses program adoption, expansion, and creating visibility into her company’s program.

Heard on the Street: Looking for Diversity

October 26, 2011

Diversity suppliers add value to the supply chain, and it’s not just about social awareness, but meeting financial goals, says an industry insider.

Blog: CW Managers Come of Age

October 19, 2011

Contingent workforce management has come a long way from the days when it was an emerging field. The pioneers of yesteryears are today’s managers on the cutting edge of the workforce of the future, writes Editorial Director Subadhra R. Sriram in the Contingent Blog.

Blog: A Misclassification Moment with the IRS

October 12, 2011

Editorial Director Subadhra R. Sriram sat down with three IRS representatives last week to talk about one of the hottest topics of the event: misclassification. What she learned may surprise you.

Legal Eagle: Who’s Responsible for IC’s Workers’ Safety?

October 12, 2011

When an employee of an independent contractor got injured on the job, the IC’s workers’ comp sued the company that hired the IC. That suit made its way to the California Supreme Court. Here's what the court had to say.

Blog: The Age of Man

October 5, 2011

Contrary to conventional wisdom and cynics, workers don’t just care about money, blogs Editorial Director Subadhra R. Sriram. They want interesting, challenging projects. ManpowerGroup Inc. CEO Jeff Joerres revealed in a recent conversation that he is betting on the same principle. Read more in... More

News: Beware of IRS Bearing Gifts

October 5, 2011

The IRS recently introduced a “Voluntary Classification Settlement Program” aiming to allow companies to voluntarily reclassify independent contractors as employees and face only limited tax liability. Attorneys advise caution, however.

Center Stage

September 27, 2011

Rapid Growth: An industrial staffing focus pays dividends for this firm