There’s Nothing Tricky About Listing my Name, is There?
How to deal with your name on your resume…
- If everyone knows you by a middle name or nickname, provide that name in quotes or parentheses between your first name and last name: Karen “Kasey” Clark.
- If your name is hard to pronounce, provide a phonetic pronunciation: Sandhya (pronounced Sun-thee-a) Aggarwaal.
- List any professional credentials (M.D., CPA, Ph.D.) that are integral to the job.
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