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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 have an intuitive sense of how mass collective movements operate, and you could make an excellent group leader or manager of a working team. You have what is known as "the common touch" - you are interested in all kinds of people and can find a way to communicate your [...] [..] You may have a gift in spheres such as physics and computer science; or your intuitive abilities might be expressed through one of the creative arts, or in one of the helping professions. It is likely that the business world would not hold much appeal - unless you are able [...] [..] If you are involved in the helping professions, improving the standards of your own professional group may be as important to you as the clients or patients you seek to help. If you work in the arts, you need to feel you can promulgate a message - through television, media, [...] 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 may also expect too much from any company or organisation for which you work, since even if they seek to adhere to ideals and ethics which are close to your own, you will always find something wanting. You have a humanitarian spirit, but you may be less tolerant of individuals [...] [..] You need to be an individual in your work, as well a someone who is concerned with the larger collective; and your personal creativity and style are as important as the ideals toward which you aspire. In short, you matter too. You need recognition from your colleagues of [...] 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.