How do you deal with a name that’s hard to pronounce? Add an audio recording to your LinkedIn profile. How do you handle the fact that you share a name with a famous public figure? Start using your middle initial. What do you do if you’re female and your name is Ryan? Time to showcase your membership with the National Association of Professional Women high up on your cover letter. I’ve covered the three key points from this article from US News, but the rest of it is interesting.