Author Martin Yate has found his name on best-seller lists for more than 30 years with his highly regarded self-help book, “Knock ’em Dead: The Ultimate Job Search Guide.” His expertise has reached readers around the word in 27 different languages so far. Each year’s edition builds upon the knowledge of the last one. This year, the author adds new tips and strategies geared toward emerging modern and high-demand careers. Leveraging a strong social media presence continues to be important. He integrates the rest of his career management advice with the ever-changing job market.
Yate provides many excellent examples of cover letters and resumes to inspire you. He helps you tailor yours to the job that you aim to get. With a clear writing style, his insights are easy to digest. The guide features the latest resume-writing strategies to get you noticed well past the keyword phase. Once you discover how to break free from the resume databases, you can write a captivating cover letter that will snag any hiring manager’s attention. Then, Yate helps you prepare to handle even the strangest job interview questions, so you become a memorable candidate throughout the hiring process.
The well-curated information in this guide by far beats what you will find with any Internet search engine. You can trust that experts have vetted each piece of advice that this author gives. In fact, Yate’s books are what career advisers often use to help their clients land a job in their ideal career fields. He offers a variety of spin-offs from this title as well as resumes, cover letters, and job interviews. Whether you are unemployed, recently graduated, unhappy with your current job, or in any other stage of your career, you can use the tools in this book to stand out.