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 do not become impatient, but are willing to see tasks through to the end. Although you may procrastinate as much as anyone does, it is never to the point where important projects suffer. You discharge responsibilities with care and equability. In many ways you are the [...] [..] Your love of beauty is accompanied by a more complex quality: a taste for challenge. Therefore your definitions of beauty are not likely to be entirely conventional, in either objects or people, and you enjoy having to struggle to bring the beauty out of something which [...] [..] You might enjoy acting as a trouble-shooter for a company or organisation; for you have clear, innovative ideas about how things could be improved. Aim for a position of management, or set yourself up as a consultant or independent advisor. You also need a certain degree [...] 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. Your chief limitation, in terms of finding a fulfilling working life, arises from your greatest strength: your common sense and firm relationship to material reality. The positive dimension of this quality is that you are extremely well-grounded. The difficulty is that [...] [..] Too sober a working environment may also not suit you, because you have humour and high spirits and need to be able to laugh and joke as well as work hard. You do not want to be responsible all the time, every minute of the day. Make sure your work allows you to behave like [...] 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.