Axed! 9 Real-Life Lessons Learned From Being Fired

June 30, 2014  |  

No one likes getting fired from a job. There could, however, be several reasons you have been fired: the company’s having trouble, you’re just plain old doing a bad job or your boss is a jerk, reports

In fact, sometimes being let go from a position can be a lesson in disguise.

  • You can”t take the rejection personally–even if it was about your work. Tell yourself “you were in the wrong job, at the wrong place, at the wrong time,” suggests Oprah.com. You just need to determine why you were fired so you can learn from the situation.

We asked nine businesswomen what they learned from being fired and the responses were insightful.

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[h/t CBS News]

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