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Moving forward after professional rejection

In any profession, as in life, rejection will come. How we handle rejection is important, and  shares some great thoughts on how to handle professional rejection on a reject ACRLlog post.

Here’s a snippet: 
“Rejection comes in many forms, but the rejection that I am talking about is the type you get in this profession. Rejection of a proposal, job-position, book chapter, grant, or article. As a first-year academic librarian, the first year (so far) has been great, stressful, and eye-opening. I would not trade this for the world, but that also means accepting what comes with it.” Read the rest here.