This short extract gives you a taste of your personal "Career and Vocation" horoscope by Liz Greene. The small samples taken from various chapters convey an impression of the complete vocation horoscope (18-25 pages) which can be ordered as an E-Horoscope or a bound book in the AstroShop.When we are children, people say to us, "What do you want to be when you grow up?" At that age, we usually have dreams. When we are children, we are still capable of hearing the voice of the soul. As we grow older, the questions change. There is no longer time for dreaming; we must now "face reality" and think about how to survive in the big, bad old world. This astrological report is about your vocation. It is meant to help you get a sense of what you might be good at and what might be good for you, so that your working life has a meaning as well as a pay cheque. II. How You See the World
This chapter briefly describes your personal perspective on life and explains how you can best express this in your career.III. Your aptitudes and strengths
This chapter, which contains 8-10 pages, is one of the most comprehensive sections in the "Career and Vocation" horoscope. Here is a short selection of three samples from the numerous aptitudes described in the complete report.An honest and realistic understanding of your fundamental strengths can help you to orientate yourself in the world and put your energy into areas where you can hope to shine and achieve at least many of your most cherished goals. You have a greater chance than many to achieve a high degree of success and material stability; this is because you are a realist who does not expect life to hand you free lunches. You are not inclined to look back over your shoulder mourning the chances you missed, nor [...] [..] You must also feel committed to the people you work with and for, and you may grow weary of superficiality or psychological game-playing amongst colleagues. Your fine practical sense could equip you to work in crafts or design; your curiosity about how things are made might [...] [..] Although you are realistic, you also have a fine imagination and a need to express yourself through some kind of creative vehicle. You may have experienced a certain amount of conflict between the steady, well-grounded side of your personality and this inner creative spirit [...] IV. Know Your Limits
This chapter describes your personal limitations and suggests how you can deal with these in your professional life. In the complete horoscope, this chapter is about 5-7 pages in length. Please click here to read a complete sample reportRecognising your innate limitations can help you to focus your energy in the right direction and get the maximum fulfilment from your work. [..] You have intimations of subtler levels of reality, and are more receptive to life's mysteries than is sometimes comfortable. Yet it is in this less tangible realm that you might find inspiration to turn a well-paying job into a meaningful anchoring of inner values and dreams. You may [...] [..] Your work needs to provide you with the stability you need, yet also offer you the chance to shine through your creative talents and your innovative ideas. You might work well, for example, on the administrative or organising side of a field such as the theatre; or you might [...] V. Working with Others
The two final chapters of "Career and Vocation" deal with the way you work together with your colleagues in your everyday working life, and what success means to you personally.One of the most important factors to consider in terms of your direction in life is how you work with others. Everyone has his or her own style of relating in the working environment; everyone has different needs and requirements. VI. What Success Really Means to You When people speak of "success", they generally mean a position of importance in the world's eyes, or a job that yields lots of money and all the material pleasures and comforts that implies. But success, in terms of the deeper issue of vocation, is a highly individual thing that means different things to different people.