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 would not have a lot of patience with groups which pursue the ineffable while floundering on the practical level; you want to see action and results. It is possible that, in an earlier phase of life, you might have pursued material rewards for their own sake, and demonstrated [...] There is a constant tension in you between your intuitive perception of the meaning in things, and your pragmatic need to live in the so-called "real" world. If you do purely practical work, your craving for contact with subtler levels of existence can make you restless, [...] The subtle, shifting, hidden realm of the collective psyche is an ever-present reality to you, and your inner world is peopled with not only your own dreams and feelings, but those of the larger unity to which you belong. This openness to the deeper levels of the imagination [...] 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. [..] But you may sometimes forget that pleasure, joy, and the ability to live in the moment are equally part of life. You can be very intense, sometimes to the point where you deny yourself the kind of ordinary everyday pleasures that, for many people, constitute their reason [...] [..] Discrimination is an important faculty which you may need to work hard to develop, however hard or selfish it may sound; there is only one of you, and you would be wiser to give your energy where it is most productive and needed, rather than where it can be exploited or [...] 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.