The courageous, smart and funny Mindy Kahling has a birthday this month. I would say she’s “celebrating” her birthday, but apparently she isn’t into that sort of thing.
The truth is, job searching and hiring is a process. And getting critiqued, ignored and rejected are (unfortunately) part of that process. After many weeks or months of job seeking, it can be hard to stay positive. While you are in this career transition, remember that you are not the only person who has felt rejection. Here are a few examples of many famous people who faced rejection before or during their rise to success.