Self-employment comes with a lot of rejection. Sometimes it feels like things never go your way, warm leads are constantly saying “no,” or contracts come to an end before they should. It’s a major thing you have to learn to deal with and try to turn the frustration into positivity. I’ve dealt with a lot of rejection over the years and most of the time it doesn’t bother me. But, there are times when it wears me down and it ends up taking me a little bit of time to get over it and start .