Rejection

News and Articles About Rejection

Why Entrepreneurs Should Welcome the Word 'No'
Entrepreneurial Spirit

Why Entrepreneurs Should Welcome the Word 'No'

Think of rejection not as the end of your road but as fuel for your fire.
Todd Pedersen
10 People Who Became Wildly Successful After Facing Rejection
Failure

10 People Who Became Wildly Successful After Facing Rejection

Maybe failing isn't always such a bad thing, as these well-known individuals prove.
Sujan Patel
5 Ways to Navigate Clients' Gift Restrictions
Gift-giving

5 Ways to Navigate Clients' Gift Restrictions

Show your clients some love -- without breaking the rules. You'll come out a winner.
John Ruhlin
Mike Rowe Just Gave a Fan Some Stellar Advice About Dealing With Rejection
Rejection

Mike Rowe Just Gave a Fan Some Stellar Advice About Dealing With Rejection

Rowe, the host of 'Dirty Jobs,' revealed he was in the final running to become host of Comedy Central's 'The Daily Show' before losing out -- not once, but twice -- to Craig Kilborn and then Jon Stewart.
Geoff Weiss
The Do's and Don'ts of Delivering Disappointing News
Esquire Guy

The Do's and Don'ts of Delivering Disappointing News

If you have to burst someone's bubble, follow these tips.
Ross McCammon
Food Network Star Ina Garten on the Power of Saying 'No'
Growth Strategies

Food Network Star Ina Garten on the Power of Saying 'No'

'No' is a complete sentence, but it can take many people decades to learn how to say it.
Jenna Goudreau
The Most Important Lesson I Learned During My First Year as CEO and Entrepreneur
Control What You Can

The Most Important Lesson I Learned During My First Year as CEO and Entrepreneur

Developing this one skill can help your startup become successful.
Gilad Bechar
Barbara Corcoran: Great Entrepreneurs Don't Have Time to Mourn Rejection (VIDEO)
Rejection

Barbara Corcoran: Great Entrepreneurs Don't Have Time to Mourn Rejection (VIDEO)

The 'Shark Tank' star's most important piece of advice for aspiring entrepreneurs? 'You can't feel sorry for yourself.'
Geoff Weiss
Shark Tank's Barbara Corcoran: Real Winners Say 'Hit Me Again'
Overcoming Obstacles

Shark Tank's Barbara Corcoran: Real Winners Say 'Hit Me Again'

The real-estate mogul and startup investor knows how to fail -- and she's not afraid to do it.
Lauren Covello
5 Things Entrepreneurs Caught in Comparisons Should Remember
Confidence

5 Things Entrepreneurs Caught in Comparisons Should Remember

When you're a newbie business owner feeling intimidated by the competition, remember these essential truths.
Kate Swoboda
Make Rejection Work for You
Rejection

Make Rejection Work for You

Tough criticism can drive positive change. Just open yourself up and listen. The sting of failure can power you to try a new path.
Natalie Bounassar
What to Do When a Prospect Is Blowing You Off
Finding Prospects

What to Do When a Prospect Is Blowing You Off

If we're going to succeed as entrepreneurs, it's essential to figure out what's going on, address her concerns and either make a deal or cut your losses.
Dorie Clark
What Dating a Model Taught Me About Chasing Opportunities
Risk

What Dating a Model Taught Me About Chasing Opportunities

If you let yourself be intimidated, you will be just like all the others who are scared to take risks.
John Brubaker