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. [..] Speculative fields might also interest you, and the world of business could provide you with the kind of challenges you seek - provided you are not foolish about your resources and do not borrow or gamble with what you cannot spare or replace. You have an eternally youthful [...] [..] Never, never turn your back on the possibility of learning. It is food and drink to you, and you would become depressed and frustrated without some kind of intellectual or creative challenge. You also have a need to believe in what you do. Not everyone has this need, and [...] [..] You can feel immense compassion for the world's pain, but you are not temperamentally suited to endure it constantly, day after day. Teaching - provided the students are awake and eager to learn, and provided also that the subject inspires you - could also offer a good vehicle [...] 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 could never become a staid, "solid citizen" who has forgotten how to reach for the magic which always lies hidden around the next corner. 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 [...] Your fine imagination can often lead to self-mythologising, and this tendency to cast yourself as the protagonist in a bright and beautiful drama can work as a positive inspiration to seek work which reflects your sense of specialness. You want to create something unique, [...] 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.