Irene Marshall

Irene Marshall

Irene Marshall

Irene Marshall Irene Marshall, MBA, PhD, is president of Tools for Transition. She has helped people get jobs for nine years, starting as a recruiter with Robert Half. She is a frequent public speaker in the San Francisco area on job search and career issues. She has more than 40 years of broad business experience. Her industry credentials include certifications as a professional resume writer, interview coach and career coach.

Articles by Irene Marshall

Quiz: Is Your Resume Under-Formatted?

10 ways to tell if your resume is lacking the visual cues recruiters look for.

When to use nicknames, legal names

It’s not as obvious as it seems. Follow this guide on when to use a nickname, your legal name, tie your name to a degree, or even use the phonetic spelling.

How to Work with a Professional Resume Writer

Certified professional resume writers are experts in writing resumes, but you are the expert on your career.

A Master Resume Helps Target Multiple Roles

Here are five steps that can take your resume from confusion to focus.

Resume Helps Contractor Become Full-time Employee

Certified professional resume writer minimizes project-based work and highlights stability and accolades in order to help contractor find full-time work.

Sales Manager’s Niche Career Leads to Broad Resume Success

A sales resume can highlight broad skills and experience even in a narrow industry.

Tough Interview Questions: Why Are You Making a Move in a Recession?

Despite the recession, people are, in fact, changing jobs by choice.

Manipulating a Sales Resume

Resume-formatting methods to help highlight your strengths "Jack Smith” was a very successful regional account manager in the pharmaceutical industry.

How to prepare for the second interview

Many people preparing for an interview will ask, "Can you give me a list of questions I can expect?

Resume Example: Consultant Targets In-House Work

An example of a before and after resume for marketing executives in brand management.

Transforming an Executive’s Resume

Transforming an Executive's Resume Would you like resume advice from the experts?

Preparing For Your 2007 Job Search

Out With the Old, In With the New Happy New Year!