Subadhra Sriram

Global Editorial Director

Subadhra Sriram
SSriramSPAMFILTER@staffingindustry.com

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

Top Suppliers Lists Available

August 10, 2011

When Staffing Industry Analysts asked companies how they find their suppliers, 27 percent said it was via lists. Now available are nearly two dozen lists of the top staffing firms out there.

Heard on the Street: Delineating Core, Noncore Functions

August 10, 2011

Analyzing what functions are core and what are not — and therefore are more suited to contingent worker usage — is a process all organizations should undergo.

Center Stage

July 27, 2011

At Your Service: SearchPros Staffing gives individualized attention.

You Ask, We Answer

July 27, 2011

Gross margin movement

Because You Asked: IC: The Pandora’s Box

July 27, 2011

Delving into whether your independent contractors are properly classified can be likened to opening Pandora’s Box, but it’s one that’s necessary to open.

Heard on the Street: Linking Bonus to CW Results

July 27, 2011

Because labor is a major component of cost for many companies, that becomes an outcome a CW group might be measured on. As a result, some companies are beginning to tie bonuses to such metrics.

Legal Eagle: State Proposes Strict Measures for Staffing Firms

July 13, 2011

A bill working its way through the Massachusetts legislature would create sweeping new administrative and financial requirements for staffing firms and may in turn raise costs for companies that use contingent workers in the state.

In the Spotlight: "Our workers go the extra mile"

July 13, 2011

Barbara Massa, vice president of global talent acquisition at McAfee Inc., headquartered in Santa Clara, Calif., chats with CWS 30 about the McAfee brand, the expectations around temporary workers and the challenges of a global program.

Behind the News: H-1B Saga Continues

June 29, 2011

Last year, an internal U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement memo effectively prohibited staffing firms from bringing in H-1B visa holders. U.S. Senator John Cornyn (R-TX) recently weighed in on the side of staffing firms in the ongoing saga.

Heard on the Street: Get That Buy-In

June 29, 2011

You need to appeal to more than just the C-suite when implementing a vendor management system or a managed service provider for your contingent workforce program.