Resume Writing

When you invest in a professional resume, the most financially valuable document you will ever own, you are investing in your future.

Knock Em Dead professional resumes are created to generate interviews and position you appropriately for those interviews.

Your resume is optimized to be discoverable in database searches, designed to be visually accessible for the fast scans of recruiters and written to speak intelligently of your skills and suitability to a hiring manager.

Our professional resume writing services include extensive job search and interview training, plus a personal 1-on-1 coaching session with professional resume writer Martin Yate based on your agenda.

How We Do It

With a Knock Em Dead resume, you get a powerful professional resume, and a cutting edge education in job search. You will understand how to how to turn job interviews into job offers and how to manage your career path going forward.

Step 1
Resume Planning

We help you define your next job and the goals it leads towards, and write and tight, search optimized resume that will get you noticed, win interviews and speak intelligently to hiring managers at the highest levels.

Step 2
Resume Development & Testing

Together we go through resume drafts until we are both satisfied that the resume presents you in the strongest possible professional light. Every project has two writers and a copy editor involved.

Step 3
Implement Resume

Once your resume, cover letter and job search training are completed, you finish with a personal one hour strategy session with N.Y. Times bestseller Martin Yate CPC, addressing the topics of your choice.

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Resume Services

With every Knock Em Dead resume you'll get:

A search-optimized resume in .docx, .PDF & ATS friendly (for compatibility)

Knock Em Dead job search, networking and Interview books

Four hours of streamed job search video

One full hour private consultation with Martin Yate CPC

Re-define Your Professional Image

Knock Em Dead has been a trusted resource for successful professionals for over 30 years. Our team is made up of mature professionals and certified resume writers.

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How We Do It


In a one hour focus meeting, together we define the right target job and the steps that will get us there. Then we write a tightly focused and search optimized resume that will get you interviews and position you to ace them – whether you are starting out, climbing the ladder of success, changing C-suites, returning to the workforce or transitioning from the military.

We Write Until It’s Right

We write, revise, polish until we are both satisfied that the resume presents you in the strongest possible professional light. Your project has two experienced, credentialed writers and a copy editor on the team. Along the way, we constantly optimize your resume or LinkedIn profile to guarantee discoverability in resume database searches.

Instill Success

As we write and polish your resume documents, and you’ve completed the most comprehensive career management, job search, interview and management training available anywhere, you finish with a personal one-hour strategy session, addressing the topics of your choice, with N.Y. Times bestseller Martin Yate CPC.


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industry specialties to ensure success.


Years helping professionals succeed all over the world.


We guarantee interviews in thirty days or we’ll rewrite your resume for free.

Frequently Asked Questions

Find answers to the most frequently asked questions (FAQs) regarding resume writing, career coaching, and more.

When working a with a professional resume writer, you get the experience of someone who has built resumes for a wide variety of individuals, giving you access to years of knowledge and experience versus writing based on your knowledge and expertise.

At Knock Em Dead, your resume is built custom to your needs by 30-year career coach Martin Yate, CPC. He oversees the entire process from start to finish, ensuring the best quality available today.

Each Knock Em Dead resume service includes a search-optimized resume that comes in .docx, .PDF & ATS friendly (for compatibility) formats.
We have some of our past Resume Samples available to view at any time, from a variety of different industries.