Adrianne Nelson

Director, Global Services

Adrianne Nelson

Adrianne Nelson is the Director of Global Services for Staffing Industry Analysts. She has over 20 years of experience in staffing, VMS/MSP management and client services. Adrianne draws on her expertise in contingent workforce and hospitality management to ensure that the entire contingent workforce ecosystem realizes the maximum value from our research. She is a reputed speaker and writer for industry associations and publications. She has held a variety of contingent workforce management roles with domestic and global operations, client services, sales and implementations with MSP, VMS and staffing companies in addition to management roles with Hyatt Hotels. Her expertise includes contingent workforce program implementation, strategy and management.

Recent Articles

SIA Research: Annual List Reports Arrive

August 14, 2013

If you are setting out to launch an RFP process or need a new vendor for a different skill set, do you know where to look? Our lists can help.

First Steps in Strategic Workforce Management

July 31, 2013

Here’s what we advise contingent workforce program managers to do when first exploring strategic workforce management. 

Healthcare Reform: A Primer for 2015

July 10, 2013

The employer mandate portion of the Affordable Care Act may have been delayed until 2015, but contingent workforce buyers should still work now to ensure they know what to expect.

Contingent Workforce: What the Future May Hold for Europe

June 19, 2013

At our CWS Summit in Germany last month, attendees shared their thoughts on the future of the contingent workforce in Europe.

New Recruits in the War for Talent

May 22, 2013

With college graduation season upon us, companies have a fresh resource pool for the present and future war for talent.

Going Global? There’s a Report for That

May 1, 2013

Here are a few tools that you might find helpful as you start or continue on your global journey.

Quarterly Business Reviews: What really is standard?

April 10, 2013

Good quarterly business reviews show progress toward contingent workforce program initiatives and routinely include industry standard measures. Here are the basics for a review.

Getting the Basics Right During Implementation

March 27, 2013

If you have been through a CW program implementation — whether it was a complete program transformation, a change in providers or a program “adjustment” — you know that adoption is key. The other key component is basic, literally. 

Driving CW Program Adoption

March 13, 2013

Successful program adoption is driven by executive championship and key stakeholder buy-in, process clarity, and usability. Here are some tips for engaging those drivers to promote better adoption (and compliance) for your program.

Developing Innovative, Critical CW Tools

January 23, 2013

A team comprising industry leaders from the buyer and supplier communities collaborates to share and develop best practices, industry standards and priorities related to key strategic initiatives impacting the future of the contingent workforce.