Episode 5: Cuttin' Up About Dealing with Rejection

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The Creative Cut Up Cuttin' Up About Dealing with Rejection


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In Episode 5, we get real about dealing with rejection in this industry, not taking it personally, and detaching our worth from the work.

A breakdown of our chat:

(00:03:01) Helpful ways to separate your worth from the work

(00:05:10) Realizing the work is bigger than ourselves

(00:07:23) How taking it personally can limit what’s for you

(00:09:21) How life helps build resilience

(00:10:15) Felicia’s biggest experience with rejection with the release of film Really Love

(00:12:36) Not taking no for an answer

(00:14:27) Don’t tell yourself no. Let someone else tell you no.

(00:16:05) Remember who you are

(00:18:12) People being threatened by your magic

(00:19:07) Takeaways on dealing with rejection in this industry

(00:20:20) Our How We Create segment where Felicia, Dria, and Georgette share things inspiring them this week

HOW WE CREATE Recommendations

Felicia: Angel Laketa Moore (the star of LOOK BACK AT IT and 2024 NAACP Image Award winner for Outstanding Social Media Personality)

Dria: Creating a 10 year plan as an act of faith

Georgette: Rocky film franchise


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