For NameCoach, a software platform, we surveyed 1,060 US consumers about their experiences having interviewers mispronounce their names. The study was conducted from July 9 to 12, 2021 and found that 44% of those surveyed have had their names mispronounced, and of those, 59% were Hispanic. In regards to pronunciation issues in the workplace 41% of employees surveyed stated that their names were mispronounced during a meeting with customers. Read more at NameCoach, World Biz Magazine, HR Dive, or SHRM.
New Survey Finds 74% Of Workers Struggle With Name Pronunciation At Work & 10% Missed Sales Opportunities Because Of It
by Logan Mine | Sep 19, 2021 | B2B Surveys, Employee Surveys, In the News