What’s in a Name?

Sharon Hurley Hall and Jevin Lortie reflect on implicit bias

Cups of coffee — cover photo for What’s in a Name by Sharon Hurley Hall and Jevin Lortie
Cups of coffee — cover photo for What’s in a Name by Sharon Hurley Hall and Jevin Lortie
Photo by Nathan Dumlao on Unsplash

”What’s in a name? That which we call a rose by any other name would smell as sweet” — Romeo and Juliet, by William Shakespeare.

How does your name affect your chances of getting work and the treatment you get? It can be a lot.

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Pro writer (B2B/B2C). Antiracism writer. Co-host: Introvert Sisters podcast. Global citizen. She/her. Sharon’s Anti-Racism NL: https://antiracism.substack.com/

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