“Every adversity, every failure and every heartache carries with it the seed of an equivalent or a greater benefit.” — Napoleon Hill
Not so many people knew that the first thing I thought of when I started to love LinkedIn was to apply at LinkedIn Singapore. Back then, I thought that my passion for LinkedIn and my hands-on skills in leveraging the platform were enough to get me to LinkedIn’s door.
LinkedIn has proven me wrong when I applied at LinkedIn Singapore and I was never even given an opportunity for an interview.
Looking back, I realized, when you’re truly passionate about something, you don’t easily give up. You don’t allow others to decide your path. Instead, you create your own path to success — whatever success means to you.
Now, I love LinkedIn more than ever because it has changed my life in ways I never thought possible.
Here’s a bit of my origin story, which I also shared on LinkedIn: