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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. [..] The job which involves endless repetition is not for you, and any routine which is too restrictive will eventually drive you to search for greener pastures. Financial security matters to everyone to some extent, but you are more capable than many of making your way in the [...] [..] You might find your stimulation through physical travel, for you love discovering new places, meeting new people, and, above all, encountering new ways of looking at the world which help you to stretch your own world-view and add a new clue to the giant treasure-hunt which [...] [..] Some people might accuse you of self-indulgence, or even a certain arrogance because you feel you are entitled to find work which makes you feel happy and alive. But although you may sometimes be accused of lacking restraint when it comes to spending time, money, or energy, [...] 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. [..] But you may run the risk of dissipating your talents and finding that, as you got older, you have wasted valuable time and are still left wondering what you want to be when you grow up. It is important to make peace with the limits of mundane reality, and recognise that [...] [..] This complex pattern reflects your own complexity, but it is not a "flaw" or failing. There is a conflict within you between your vision of future potentials and an inner integrity which sets high standards on what you accomplish. Your self-confidence will grow according [...] 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.