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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. [..] If you have a gift for writing, your clear and precise use of words, and your ability to organise ideas in ordered structures, could make you excel in history, biography, or articles for scientific journals. You are as interested in the history of thought as you are in the [...] [..] Never underestimate your intellectual skills. You can sometimes be made to feel uneasy or shy if you are surrounded by more extraverted temperaments. You want to know how and why things work, and you also want to see logical structures behind the ideas which are offered. You have [...] [..] Your natural refinement, orderly thinking, self-containment, and need for privacy suggest that you might be happiest working on your own, or within your own department in a larger organisation. You do not like your thoughts broken into by more extraverted personalities, [...] 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 run the risk of intellectual rigidity if you are not prepared to be open to what you do not understand or find inexplicable, and ultimately you could build up enormous frustration because of cutting off the flow of ideas and intuitions that make your work worthwhile. Logical thought [...] You have great respect for material facts, and would probably enjoy any sphere of work where you can form conclusions based on research and the testimony of hard evidence. You are careful and thorough in both your thinking and your working methods, and you test everything [...] 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.