Knock 'em Dead - Secrets & Strategies for First-Time Job Seekers

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Live life on your terms!

It's tough landing your first job out of school and starting that climb up the ladder of success in such an uncertain world. In Knock 'em Dead: Secrets & Strategies, you will...

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Live life on your terms!

It's tough landing your first job out of school and starting that climb up the ladder of success in such an uncertain world. In Knock 'em Dead: Secrets & Strategies, you will learn how to get what you want out of life:

  • Make sense of the world of work.
  • Develop a life plan that puts you in control.
  • Complete your job search in record time.
  • Start on the right foot and win promotions.
  • Never be unemployed--always have income.
  • Gain access to the corporate inner circle.
  • Weave your dreams into long-term success.

You can score the job you want and learn to survive and prosper over the long haul of your career, no matter what's happening with the economy. Knock 'em Dead: Secrets & Strategies is a blueprint for acing the rules of success and then living life on your terms!

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"[Yate's] new approach walks readers through their first job search, providing a unique blueprint for smart career management strategies that will help them live the life they want." -

"I truly respect Martin Yate's work. His Knock 'Em Dead job search books have set a standard for clear and effective advice.... In this guide for new workers, he adds useful chapters on career management and job changing, with illuminating quotes from a panel of 40+ career experts." - Atlanta Journal-Constitution

"Knock'em Dead Secrets & Strategies for First-Time Job Seekers... provides a wealth of information and insight regarding how to make one's resume discoverable in databases, how to build and leverage social networks, and how to turn job interviews into job offers, among other related topics. This would make a great gift for any young person graduating from college this month." -

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781440536786
  • Publisher: Adams Media
  • Publication date: 4/18/2013
  • Pages: 256
  • Sales rank: 698,926
  • Product dimensions: 5.40 (w) x 8.30 (h) x 0.80 (d)

Meet the Author

Martin Yate, CPC, is one of the world's foremost experts in the business of job search and career management. The author of Knock 'em Dead 2013: The Ultimate Job Search Guide and fourteen other career books, Yate is published in countless languages around the world and has helped millions change the trajectory of their lives. Learn more at

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  • Anonymous

    Posted May 28, 2014

    This book is absolutely wonderful.  It provides a clear plan of

    This book is absolutely wonderful.  It provides a clear plan of action so you can land a great first job.  The resume building advice is amazing and you will see a difference by the amount of company's that respond to your applications!  I am going to continue to buy Martin's books for future career endeavors.

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  • Posted May 19, 2013

    Martin Yate¿s latest edition to his invaluable library of career

    Martin Yate’s latest edition to his invaluable library of career management and job hunting books marks another tremendous resource, not only for the 1st time job seeker, but for anyone of any age who is at the beginning level of skill in managing their career. Martin’s work includes soup to nuts guidance on finding that elusive first position including resume preparation, networking, job-search strategies, interviewing guidance, salary negotiation, follow-up tips as well as lifetime career management advice. In addition, Martin masterfully incorporates invaluable nuggets of wisdom from his “brain trust” a select group of individuals from the thousands he has met over the years who work focuses on helping graduates, and anyone else, get started and/or move forward in life. Knockem Dead: Secrets and Strategies for First-Time Job Seekers is a must have for anyone’s job search and career management library.

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