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.
August 1, 2012
Buyers of staffing services want to shave costs. We get it. There has been a recession and companies are still hurting. But when it comes to sourcing talent, pinching pennies isn’t always the best response, writes Editorial Director Subadhra R. Sriram in The Contingent Blog.
August 1, 2012
Vendor management systems historically have been greatly disliked by staffing suppliers. How one man has managed to shift perceptions and carve a place for VMS.
July 28, 2012
Fieldglass CEO Jai Shekhawat may not have been the first to bring a vendor management system to market, but his claim to fame comes from making the VMS more palatable to managed service providers and staffing firms. Read how his integrity and approach helped spread his high-tech vision.
July 25, 2012
As the buzz around social media continues, companies are getting increasingly smarter about how they recruit talent to help in these efforts.
July 18, 2012
Continual innovation and advancement in various technologies have led to ever-increasing numbers of IT professionals needed to sustain, develop and support new creations, which in turn has propelled huge demand for contingent IT talent. There are a host of options out there, writes Editorial Director... More
July 2, 2012
Center Stage: Three-Pronged Approach
July 2, 2012
You can’t eliminate risk, you can just mitigate it
June 20, 2012
Hotly debated and oft-reviled, there is no doubt that managed service providers have changed the face of the staffing industry, writes Editorial Director Subadhra R. Sriram in The Contingent Blog. While their strategic value has never been questioned, buyers of staffing services are questioning... More
June 6, 2012
“There are three kinds of lies. Lies, damned lies, and statistics.” Well, I wouldn’t go as far as Mark Twain and condemn the numbers, but there’s no doubt that the economic data is sending mixed signals, writes Subadhra R.Sriram in the Contingent Blog. Read more here.