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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 are not likely to want to work for a company which pollutes the environment or produces ugly objects which intrude upon the beauty of the natural world. Since most large companies involve a mixture of different types of people, some of whom are bound to fall short of [...] [..] You are a private person who is not really suited to working alongside others in a large office or institution. You need firm boundaries and do not like your space invaded; and you like to be in charge of your own time rather than be subjected to schedules imposed by others. This suggests [...] [..] If you work in the arts, this means ensuring that you are not engaged in long-term endeavours where your mind and interest might wander; and this applies to other spheres of work as well. Likewise, you need to have new contacts entering your work circle, so that the input [...] 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. [..] This same critical attitude could also affect your tolerance of your working environment. You will never be comfortable around chaos or ugliness, nor should you become so; one of your great assets is your insistence on harmony and order. But there may never be a perfect [...] [..] Your sensitivity and idealism can make you easily exploited when it comes to what your work is worth; and you may also feel that you should not have to deal with such banal things, which could lead to a certain laziness or vagueness when it comes to financial commitments. Also, you [...] 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.