Dr. Phil Bryant is an Assistant Professor at Columbus State University. His research on Human Resource Management and Employee Turnover has been published in journals such as Human Resource Management Review, Academy of Management Perspectives, and Employee Responsibilities and Rights Journal. He has made several presentations at academic conferences as well as practitioner venues such as Memphis’ Society of Entrepreneurs. Additionally, Dr. Bryant has worked as a Human Resource Manager for both small and large organizations. He continues to provide his expertise in Human Resource Management as an advisor to top management teams and boards of directors of emerging and entrepreneurial organizations.