Names

  • 13 Surprising Ways Your Name Affects Your Success

    13 Surprising Ways Your Name Affects Your Success

    You are more likely to work in a company that matches your initials.

    A host of research shows just how much your name can affect your lifetime success, from your hireability to your spending habits. Continue Reading

  • Nine Tricks if You're Bad With Names

    Nine Tricks if You're Bad With Names

    CareerBuilder.com Two strangers meet at a networking function. One person speaks up first. "Hi, I'm Laura Mulford," she says, offering her hand to her partner. "Raj Babu," he responds with a handshake. "Nice to meet you." The whole exchange takes less than four seconds. Ten minutes later, neither person can... Continue Reading

  • Does Your Name Spell Success?

    Does Your Name Spell Success?

    Revised January, 2011 "What's in a name?" a man named Shakespeare asked long ago. Potential employers may ask this same question of you. After all, your name is the first thing on your resume. Along with your appearance, it's one of the things most people use to form a first impression. Much effort goes... Continue Reading