Famous People Who Were Fired Paving Way for Better Things

No one wants to hear the words “You’re Fired”!  It might be surprising to see some of the people out there who have been fired, only to come back and make it big later on in their careers.  The article 10 Famous People Who Flourished After Being Laid Off explained how some very famous people like Oprah, Walt Disney, J. K. Rowling and others were let go by some employers who probably wanted to kick themselves later for their decision.

Sometimes losing a job can actually lead to better things down the road.  Check out 50 People Who Failed Before Becoming Successful. Some of these “failures” include Bill Gates and Albert Einstein. 

Although it can be disheartening to lose a job, sometimes it works out for the best in the long run.  The book How to Reinvent Your Career addresses whether anything really is a failure of if it is just a learning experience.  Sometimes people are just in the wrong line of work based on their personality preferences.  When they get fired, it may force them to re-evaluate what is important to them. 

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