Gina Rodriguez, the Golden Globe-winning star of hit TV show Jane the Virgin, knows a thing or two about overcoming career hurdles, especially as a woman of colour in entertainment.

Speaking to Forbes about her secrets to career success, she shared her thoughts on the power of resilience in response to rejection.

“You need to push through no because the only way to success is through failure. By not allowing it to stop you,” she says.

“It is really just about constantly pushing through. Those that are not allowing ‘no’ to push them into a different direction or path will eventually get a ‘yes’. It is true for anything you want to do in life.”

Read more about Gina’s career philosophy here.

Posted by:Carly Lewis-Oduntan

One thought on “Jane the Virgin’s Gina Rodriguez on conquering career rejection: “You need to push through ‘no’ because the only way to success is through failure”

  1. Whenever I look at Gina Rodriguez she makes me smile and I feel much happier. Something bout has a happy glow to it, it’s something I can’t describe.


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