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10 Stars Who Were Rejected Before Making It Big
6. Steve Jobs
It doesn't get much worse than getting fired from your own company but Steve Jobs didn't let it get to him, and instead threw himself into his work and eventually returned to the company as CEO in 1997, leading Apple to its greatest successes. He recently said: "I didn't see it then, but it turned out that getting fired from Apple was the best thing that could have ever happened to me."