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.
21 December 2011
The staffing industry and the use of contingents, once reviled, is now and appreciated if not respected business strategy, writes Editorial Director Subadhra R. Sriram in the Contingent Blog.
14 December 2011
A gift from a friend leads Editorial Director Subadhra R. Sriram to contemplate the location of workers who contributed to it. With workers from China, Thailand and the United States each having a hand in its making, the gift is proof that companies are going global.
7 December 2011
You need to consider more than skills when striving for a quality hire, says a recruitment process outsourcing expert. Personality and cultural fit are just as important.
30 November 2011
Suppliers and customers are all raving about services procurement. But here’s the catch: It means different things to different people, so Editorial Director Subadhra Sriram decided to understand what the term meant. After chatting with various industry folks, she wrote what she learned in the Contingent... More
28 November 2011
ManpowerGroup Inc. CEO Jeffrey A. Joerres discusses why he coined the “Human Age” concept, its impact and where he sees his company and the staffing industry headed.
9 November 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
2 November 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
2 November 2011
A First Data CW manager discusses program adoption, expansion, and creating visibility into her company’s program.
26 October 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.
19 October 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.