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 deserve the best possible education to feed your hunger for knowledge and train your thinking faculties to the highest degree. If you are drawn to the arts, you are likely to be attracted to theory as much as practise, and you tend to bring as much intellect as feeling [...] [..] But it could be a powerful asset in any sphere where your mental abilities are appreciated and you are given the right to come up with your own solutions without being expected to conform to a conceptual "norm". You have a rare ability to "see" in your mind's eye the entire [...] [..] You are probably gifted at highly technical work, and you may have a deep love of making things with your hands. This could indicate gifts in design, engineering, electronics, or computer science. You could also work in many technical areas of the arts, such as lithography [...] 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. [..] This gives you great clarity and organising abilities, and reflects a reasoned and objective approach to life. But your very rationality can sometimes exclude many dimensions of life which do not lend themselves to the lens of your scrutiny. In your personal life, the emotional [...] [..] Because you have the gift of perceiving the whole, you may sometimes lose sight of the fact that projects or work methods need to be altered according to the specific situation; and this can make you a little rigid in your attitudes. You may also experience difficulty in [...] 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.