Ben Eubanks, SPHR, SHRM-SCP is the principal analyst at Lighthouse Research and Advisory, a human capital research and advisory services firm. He works with business leaders to develop forward-looking strategies for meeting their complex talent challenges. Ben is a former practitioner, tempering a research-based approach with a practical perspective of today's business challenges. In addition, he hosts the popular "We're Only Human," podcast, one of the featured shows on the world's largest HR podcast network. He also runs upstartHR, a website dedicated to improving the human resources profession, one HR pro at a time. The site has served more than 700,000 readers since its inception.