The founder of the '100 Days of Rejection' project, which has received almost seven million hits on YouTube, reveals how we can overcome the fear of rejection, both at work and in our personal lives.
Jia Jiang is founder of the popular blog and video series '100 Days of Rejection'. His story has been covered by dozens of news outlets, including Bloomberg Businessweek, Yahoo! News, the Huffington Post, Forbes, Inc.com, MTV, Gawker, the Daily Mail, Fox News and CBS's The Jeff Probst Show. A native of Beijing, China, Jiang came to the United States as a teenager to pursue his dream of becoming an entrepreneur. Jiang holds an MBA from Duke University and a bachelor's degree in computer science from Brigham Young University.
[An] entertaining study of rejection in all its many
manifestations. * Daily Mail *
Jia's compelling and inspiring book is a wonderful example of how shifting our perspective can allow us to really see what makes us tick. -- Dan Ariely, author of Predictably Irrational
Rejection Proof smashes fear in the face with a one-two punch. You'll laugh out loud at Jia's crazy social experiments, but you'll also go away thinking differently about what you can accomplish. * Chris Guillebeau, author of The Happiness of Pursuit and The $100 Startup *
I hope you buy two copies of this book because as soon as you read it, you'll want to give it to someone else who needs a boost of bravery too. * Jon Acuff, author of Do Over and Start *
Rejection Proof is a fun, thoughtful examination of how to overcome our fears and dare to live more boldly. You have no idea what you can achieve until you try! * Nancy Duarte, author of Slide:ology *