Just because I pick up Random Day Jobs doesn't mean I say yes to every job that comes my way. I had a great meeting with Temp Connection and really like the staff, what a quality place!
Actually, there was an opportunity to pick up a 5-6 six week job right away, but the office was pretty far from our house, the pay was low and the job was calling people all day long. Obviously, I want to work and make a good impression with Temp Connection. On the other hand, I already have a few jobs in the mix over the next few weeks and I hated to forfeit them for one that didn't pay well or sound very interesting.
So, I passed on the job and it felt great. What a valuable lesson. I don't need to always say yes to everything that comes along. Remember, if I keep networking and looking for new jobs. Then, I have options and don't have to jump at every offer that comes my way!