Remember that first day of school when the teacher did roll call for the first time? If you had an atypical or hard-to- pronounce name you do. And now, if you\u2019re an Isla, Siobhan, Xiaoping or Quvenzhan\u00e9, you may be encountering a persistently annoying problem at work \u2014 coworkers, bosses and clients mispronouncing or misspelling your name. Here are some tips on how to correct people: 1 Include a phonetic spelling of your name in your e-mail signature and social media profiles. You can even add a fun tip to help people remember, like \u201cGlain \u2014rhymes with shine, not rain\u201d (just ask 2018 Imagine Your Workplace Conference speaker Glain Robert-McCabe).