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 intelligent but not parsimonious in your use of money and material resources, and wise but not rigid in how you structure your time. You spend only when you know you have the resources; and although you appreciate beauty and quality, you will only indulge yourself [...] [..] You tend to be realistic about human limits, but you are interested in human beings and what secretly motivates them. Consider fields such as psychotherapy, for you would appreciate the discipline of a sound training and the confidence and sense of security it gives, and [...] [..] Causes attract you, and you might wish to involve yourself in humanitarian or ecological projects which benefit others or the Earth itself. You might do excellent research work in spheres connected with nature or wildlife. You could possess skills as a surgeon, a veterinarian, [...] 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 [...] [..] You need stability in your material life, and although you are happy to accommodate a certain amount of risk, you want to feel that you are solidly building a base for the future, rather than hopping from one work situation to another without concern for your mundane obligations. There is [...] 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.