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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. [..] You need to learn to ask for what you are worth, and not give everything away for free. A good training could help you to be more realistic about your own limits and encourage you to be self-protective when you need to be. Your willingness to give heart and soul to the support [...] [..] You might also offer your diplomatic skills to a group or institution, acting as a kind of midwife to the young potentials of the group and helping along those who are trying to find their feet. Your tact and sensitivity could also be beautifully expressed through a creative [...] [..] You might be very gifted in any sphere of psychotherapeutic work, for you have an intuitive grasp of the ways in which people can be unfairly and undeservedly twisted out of shape by forces over which they have no control. You have a strong inclination to help such individuals [...] 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. [..] Your talents are not simply something to be used by others when they are in need; your abilities exist to nourish you, too, and you need the confidence and self-value which come from the recognition of your own importance in the grand scheme of things. If you fail to acknowledge [...] [..] If you show dominance yourself, it is likely to be subtle and hidden, and you may not even realise you are doing it. It is important for you to "own" your power, and to recognise that you have a powerful will and the capacity to create the kind of working life you want. But if [...] 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.