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

Blog: Rolling Out New Ideas in Staffing

21 March 2012

The Staffing Industry Executive Forum came of age last week, and wowed the staffing industry. Replete with talk shows, awards, great sessions and more than 900 people rubbing elbows in the Red Rock, Las Vegas, it was the place to be for the world of staffing.

Heard on the Street: “Contingent” May Be Better Option

14 March 2012

What the recession has taught companies is that there is no longer a stigma attached to hiring a contingent worker. In fact, you might be better off with one. 

Blog: An Effective Contingent Worker Onboarding Process Matters

7 March 2012

Editorial Director Subadhra R. Sriram makes the case for having an effective onboarding process for your contingent workers. 

Give Them Carrots

1 March 2012

A culture of recognition can boost the bottom line, according to best-selling author and speaker Chester Elton. Here’s how saying “thank you” engages workers and gets results.

Blog: One-Click Shopping for Contingent Workers

22 February 2012

Filling an open position with the click of a button, with no worries about IC compliance, risks, etc., may sound far-fetched and futuristic, but it will happen sooner than you might think, writes Editorial Director Subadhra R. Sriram in the Contingent Blog.

Blog: The Best in Social Media

8 February 2012

Are your vendors using social media effectively? Used well, social media can help attract the best candidate, but too many companies are ineffective at it, blogs Editorial Director Subadhra R. Sriram. We’re looking for the best social media campaigns in the staffing industry.

The Wild Wild East

1 February 2012

We take a look at the unorganized but growing staffing industry in India. A new lobbying body is soon to be announced; plus an interview with the CEO of a 5,000-strong IT staffing and solutions firm.

Blog: RPO Scores

1 February 2012

The fans are cheering. It’s not exactly a touchdown, but there’s cause for cheer, blogs Editorial Director Subadhra R. Sriram. RPO recruitment process outsourcing has gone global.

Blog: Pandora’s Box

18 January 2012

The Pandora’s box of misclassification has been opened and related concerns are not going away. Neither is the usage of independent workers, blogs Editorial Director Subadhra R. Sriram. 

Blog: Only Dinosaurs Don’t Use Temps

4 January 2012

If your company isn’t using contingents or talking about the best workforce mix, it’s outmoded and in trouble, writes Editorial Director Subadhra R. Sriram in the Contingent Blog.