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. [..] Always a solo performer by preference, you also enjoy playing agent provocateur and stirring the pot - and afterward leaving others to clean up the debris. The chip which is firmly lodged on your shoulder can impel you to fine creative work. Try to make sure that you do [...] [..] Sooner or later you may need to find the courage to pursue an independent path, and take the risks as well as the high rewards which result from such a direction in life. Although you may suffer the same fears about material security as others, you may pay too high a price [...] [..] This may provoke a certain amount of envy amongst those who are afraid of the feelings of "differentness" which such exposure inevitably brings. But even if you too find these feelings uncomfortable at times, they will be more than compensated by the sense of personal fulfilment [...] 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. [..] Concern with material security may also seem somehow less than what you believe you should be about, yet if you do not attend to this dimension of life, instability could create a chronic anxiety which interferes with your creative capacities. You are quite able to take [...] [..] However, sometimes you may be too strenuous in your ferocious individualism because you secretly lack confidence in yourself and are afraid of rejection or criticism from the collective - that very collective which you profess not to care about. Deep down, you aren't really [...] 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.