Knock em Dead

Author: Martin Yate
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781507205365
Release Date: 2017-12-05
Genre: Business & Economics

Completely updated with new material, this bestselling job search guide can help you keep up with changes in the job market—from updating the language of your resume to using social media networking to make professional connections that are essential in finding new employment opportunities. For more than thirty years, Martin Yate’s Knock ’em Dead series has helped millions of people succeed in their job search and has continued to be one of the most powerful in the field, constantly meeting the challenges of the modern marketplace. In Knock ’em Dead, you’ll learn to create a resume that works, build strong profession-relevant networks, and develop street-smart strategies for getting more interviews and learning how to turn those job interviews into job offers. More than a job-search guide, you’ll have a blueprint for becoming more successful, while gaining the ability to control your professional destiny and your economic security. This unique book gives you a practical, thoughtful, and carefully integrated new approach to successful career management in an age of uncertainty. Rather than a series of canned answers, this book is your gold standard for job change, professional growth, and a successful and fulfilling life.

Knock em Dead 2011

Author: Martin Yate, Cpc
Publisher: Adams Media
ISBN: 9781440508806
Release Date: 2010-09-01
Genre: Employment interviewing

"In the latest edition of this classic guide, Martin Yate paves the way with his proven techniques for crafting resumes, creating cover letters, and acing job interviews. You'll also find advice on everything from leveraging social networks liked LinkedIn and Facebook to negotiating the final job offer ..."--Page 4 of cover.

Knock em Dead 2017

Author: Martin Yate
Publisher: "F+W Media, Inc."
ISBN: 9781440596018
Release Date: 2016-10-01
Genre: Self-Help

Whether you're looking for a first job, re-entering the market, or planning a career change, the author's unique Target Job Deconstruction method provides you with a roadmap to professional success utilizing the latest job search strategies for the digital age. This new edition explains everything from building a keyword-rich online profile to social media networking to accepting an offer. You'll also learn how to : create resumes that get results ; maximize your LinkedIn profile for optimum discoverability; get the most out of career sites like Glassdoor and Indeed; turn job interviews into offers; negotiate the best salary and benefits package; and, manage a career and climb the ladder of promotion.

Knock em Dead Job Interview

Author: Martin Yate
Publisher: Adams Media
ISBN: 9781440536793
Release Date: 2012-12-18
Genre: Business & Economics

Presents a set of rules and guidelines for effective job interviewing, providing the thought behind three hundred common interview questions and answers and including tips on stressful situations and strange interview venues.

Resumes that Knock em Dead

Author: Martin John Yate
Publisher:
ISBN: 1580627943
Release Date: 2003
Genre: Business & Economics

Offers advice on preparing effective resumes, includes real-life examples, and provides instruction on creating an electronic resume.

Knock Em Dead 2016

Author: Martin Yate
Publisher: Adams Media
ISBN: 1440588813
Release Date: 2015-10-16
Genre: Business & Economics

Featured on US News & World Report Take control of your job search, career, and life! New York Times bestseller Martin Yate has helped millions of job seekers improve their job search and career management tactics, changing their lives forever. Featuring his unique, time-tested methods for achieving professional success, this brand-new edition provides you with the tools you need to win your next job and successfully navigate the twists and turns of your entire career. With details on everything from connecting on LinkedIn to finding the right job to accepting an offer, Yate shows you where today's employment opportunities are and how you can develop the skills and values that employers are looking for. You'll also learn how to: Create resumes that get results Maximize social networks to quadruple interviews Turn those job interviews into job offers Negotiate the best salary and benefits package With Knock 'em Dead 2016, you will land your dream job and be better prepared to navigate the twists and turns of a long career.

Cover Letters that Knock Them Dead

Author: Martin John Yate
Publisher: Adams Media
ISBN: 1593371071
Release Date: 2004
Genre: Business & Economics

Offers advice on writing a professional-looking cover letter that complements the accompanying resume and draws attention to the job applicant, and includes guidance on resumes, interviews, and job hunting.

New Grad Job Hacks

Author: Matt Tran
Publisher: Mango Media Inc.
ISBN: 9781633530928
Release Date: 2016-04-05
Genre: Business & Economics

What's after college? Learn how to get that job you always wanted. Just graduated college? Still waiting for the perfect job that was supposed to be dropped in your lap after the graduation ceremony? Wondering when you get to start that marvelous and rewarding career you always dreamed about? New Grad Job Hacks is here to help. Career expert YouTuber and blogger Matt Tran, takes you step-by-step through how to make the most of your degree. Tran’s blog www.engineeredtruth.com has helped thousands of new grads figure out their best paths to fulfilling careers. In New Grad Job Hacks, Tran guides us from job fairs to social media, from internships to job shadowing and teaches how to research companies, interview, negotiate, and get that job offer you always wanted.

Job Searching with Social Media For Dummies

Author: Joshua Waldman
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781118678572
Release Date: 2013-09-12
Genre: Business & Economics

Harness social media to land your dream job For anyone looking for a first job, exploring a career change, or just setting up for future success, social media sites are proven platforms for facilitating connections, demonstrating passions and interests, and ultimately landing the job. Job Searching with Social Media For Dummies enables you to harness the power of the Internet to research and identify job opportunities, and then create a strategy for securing a position. Job Searching with Social Media For Dummies features in-depth coverage of topics such as: creating effective online profiles and resumes to sell your strengths; maintaining your online reputation and understanding electronic etiquette; using the power of personal branding and building your brand online; avoiding common pitfalls, such as jumping into filling out a social media profile without a strategy; getting to know Twitter, the only real-time job board with literally thousands of jobs posted daily; using social media sites to uncover opportunities in the "hidden job market" ahead of the competition; and much more. Takes the mystery out of Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn Offers advice on how to brand yourself online Includes coverage of the latest changes to social platforms and websites If you're a recent graduate, changing careers, or have been away from the job-search scene for a while, turn to the trusted guidance and expert insight of Job Searching with Social Media For Dummies.

Great Answers to Tough Interview Questions

Author: Martin John Yate
Publisher: Kogan Page Publishers
ISBN: 9780749451967
Release Date: 2008
Genre: Employment interviewing

This new edition of the best-selling job-hunting book of all time should be your essential companion if you are looking for a job. Dealing with the whole process, from creating an outstanding CV and answering the most dreaded interview questions to negotiating a salary, it is suitable for job-seekers at any stage of their career. Great Answers to Tough Interview Questions is full of examples of tough questions that interviewers like to throw at you, showing you how to answer them in a way that will advance your application and help you to secure your dream job. It also offers advice on exploiting the hidden job market, using headhunters, networking, succeeding in telephone interviews, dressing for success, body language, securing a job offer, following up rejections and dealing with multiple offers.

Knock em Dead Social Networking

Author: Martin Yate
Publisher: "F+W Media, Inc."
ISBN: 9781440569715
Release Date: 2014-06-18
Genre: Business & Economics

Offers social networking strategies for building a personal brand that stands out and makes relevant skills visible to potential employers.

Knock em Dead Job Search Kit

Author: Martin Yate
Publisher: Adams Media
ISBN: 1440524726
Release Date: 2011-05-18
Genre: Business & Economics

For twenty-five years, bestselling author Martin Yate has been helping job seekers land their ideal positions. Now, you get it all in one place—everything you need to write the perfect cover letter and resume, plan and execute the most effective job search ever, ace the interview, and negotiate a great job offer. Inside this comprehensive kit you'll find: Knock 'em Dead: The Ultimate Job Search Guide The book that started it all and is still the most important and timely manual for planning your job hunt. Knock 'em Dead: Secrets and Strategies for Success in an Uncertain World Experts from the top ranks of the job search industry tell you how applicants look from the other side of the desk. And they give you the essential clues about how to make your job search foolproof. 150 Knock 'em Dead Job Interview Flash Cards Helping you approach each question in the interview by figuring out what the interviewer really wants to know. Cover Letters/Resumes CD 200 samples each of great cover letters and resumes, designed to grab a hiring manager's attention and keep it. Put all this together, and you've got a Knock 'em Dead job search as only Martin Yate could prepare it. Get ready to step off the unemployment line and into your dream job.

Knock em Dead Secrets and Strategies for Success in an Uncertain World

Author: Martin Yate, CPC
Publisher: Adams Media
ISBN: 9781440512018
Release Date: 2011-04-18
Genre: Business & Economics

"Whether your concerns are landing the job you want, choosing or changing careers, shoring up job security, climbing the professional ladder, or owning your own business, Martin Yate's Knock 'em Dead: Secrets & Strategies for Success in an Uncertain World is the career book of the year. Bet on yourself. Read it." —Joyce Lain Kennedy, Tribune Media Services Finding a new job or a new career has never been more challenging. What if you could put your uncertain future in the hands of the global thought leader on job search and career management? Today you can! Martin Yate takes you on a journey of discovery that will change the trajectory of your life. Starting with proven strategies for winning your next job, you learn how to successfully navigate the twists and turns of your entire career. Plus, he brings along some of America's smartest recruitment and career management minds to join the conversation. Whether your concerns are resumes, job search, turning interviews into offers, job security, climbing the ladder of success, choosing or changing careers, pursuing your dreams, or owning your own business, here's an integrated blueprint for success. With this guide, you have everything you need to take control of your job search, career, and life. Lots of books tell you to pursue your dreams; this one tells you exactly how to make it happen. "He's really just about the best in the business." —ALL Business, a Dunn & Bradstreet company

Pickled

Author: Kelly Carrolata
Publisher: Adams Media
ISBN: 9781440538735
Release Date: 2012-07-16
Genre: Cooking

Explains how to make pickles and offers recipes for a variety of pickles and relishes, main and side dishes that incorporate pickles, and cocktails featuring pickles.