How Do I List My Name?
- Use your "go-by" name. That is, if everyone knows you by a nickname or your middle name, use it. For example, Katherine Elaine Johnson – if everyone calls you Kate – you can use KATE JOHNSON on the top of your resume, if everyone calls you Elaine – use ELAINE JOHNSON or K. ELAINE JOHNSON.
- List any professional credentials (M.D., CPA, Ph.D.) that are appropriate for the job sought. If they are not related to the opportunity for which you are applying, do not include.
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