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: Pandora’s Box

January 18, 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

January 4, 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.

Letter from the Editor

December 27, 2011

New beginnings: Ringing in 2012 with a new look and feel

Blog: Finally, a Better Rep

December 21, 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.  

Tailoring Your Program to Global Realities

December 15, 2011

  • Watch the full webinar on demand
  • Practical guidelines for running a contingent program in India or Argentina
  • Approximately 1 hr

Blog: Feliz Navidad y Prospero Año Nuevo

December 14, 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. 

Heard on the Street: Hiring for Fit, Not Just Skills

December 7, 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.

Blog: Why Services Procurement Strikes a Chord (Tra la la la la)

November 30, 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

People First

November 28, 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.

Because You Asked: Why Companies Have Term Limits

November 16, 2011

A reader whose company has term limits in place for its contingents wonders how common — and how beneficial — they are.