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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. [..] But you are usually happier being the support rather than the one on show; and partnerships in business could work very well for you if you can play the role of protector and supporter rather than "front" person. You can be diplomatic and shrewd, tactful and manipulative [...] [..] You also need a sense of contact with others, and whether you find this through work which involves helping or healing, or through immersion in the imaginative world, your work needs to support your sense of deep connection with a greater whole. The arts might prove an excellent [...] [..] Your integrity and insistence on finishing what you start will always ensure that you will not leave half-finished projects lying about for others to finish or clean up; and however inspired your ideas might be, you are never foolish or unrealistic about their viability. This is [...] 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 may also become deeply resentful, although this may not be entirely conscious, and such resentment, if it does not express itself through physical symptoms, may erupt in a certain unconscious hostility toward those who have claimed more freedom for themselves than you [...] [..] If you work in a creative sphere, you may lack the necessary egocentricity to push your own creative efforts forward, for you are easily sidetracked by others' demands and "rights" and are reluctant to appear aggressive and self-important. And on a deeper level, your ability [...] 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.