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My client's been calling me the wrong name for a month and now its too late to correct him..maybe I should print new business cards and play along..

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Don't let the client also take your identity. I think they take enough...

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Passive aggressive is your best option. In a meeting with you and another McK team member, have your team member repeatedly call you by your real name

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My own project manager called me "Jason" for 7 weeks...no matter how many times I corrected him. My initials do not involve Js. I changed my name to Jason lol

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That's the best case scenario. Then you can all collectively have a laugh and subconsciously you'll make the client feel inferior (and thus more in need of you than ever before)

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Depends on how wrong he is - tim vs jim you can always correct. Timothy vs james is another matter.

@Atlanta it could work, or itll be more awkward if the client decides to correct my team member ;)

Correct him politely! The client had my co worker's name wrong so many times but he eventually got it

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