How many times have you heard the word NO? Have you been rejected or disappointed time and time again? Well Colonel Harland Sanders, founder of Kentucky Fried Chicken, did. But he took his failures and didn’t just make lemonade–he made the world a better place. His recipe was rejected 1,009 times before anyone excepted it. His “secret recipe” was coined “Kentucky Fried Chicken”, and quickly became a hit. Read his amazing story.
If you find rejection demotivating or setbacks getting you down, keep the story of Colonel Sanders to mind. Think of those NOs as a practice run, success is just around the corner!