Rejection Is Rejection

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Rejection is Necessary for Social Change Ololade Olarewaju University of Manitoba Rejection is Necessary for Social Change Is rejection a curse or a blessing in disguise? We experience rejection at every stage of our lives. How do we turn rejection around to a positive thing? How do we face rejection in its face and overcome it is what really matters and can make a social change. Rejection is the need for acceptance. Jia Jiang embarked on a “journey of rejection” to overcome the fear, pain, and shame of being rejected. In his journey, he discovered that it is good to be persistent even when rejected, to embrace rejection and turn it around into opportunities. Also, he discovered that speaking out and asking why he was being rejected…show more content…
She eventually got transferred to the day time talk show arena and after boosting a third-rated talk show to first place, she launched her own production company and became internationally syndicated. Oprah’s rejection has brought about a new type of media communication, which has made her one of the foremost female talk show hosts. Her show focuses on real life confessions, human stories, and self-improvement that create awareness and changes in the life of other people. She is often praised for overcoming adversity to become a benefactor to people around the world. References Anjali Becker. (2016, Nov 25). Own It: Oprah. Angate Publishing. Funmilola, Akinpelu. (2007). "'Dr' Girl-Child Education: A Reality or a Mirage among Females with Hearing Impairment in Nigeria" (PDF). The International Journal of the Humanities. Retrieved Malala Yousafzai, Christina Lamb, Patricia McCormick. (2013, Oct 8). I Am Malala: How One Girl Stood Up For Education and Changed the World. United Kingdom Judy Clain. [TEDx Talks]. (2015, May 15). The hidden opportunity behind every rejection | Jia Jiang | TEDxMtHood. [Video File]. Retrieved from
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