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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 are likely to be fastidious in your working habits, and therefore need a working environment where chaos is minimal and you can set your routines according to your own natural rhythms. You are also likely to be fastidious in your response to work colleagues. While you [...] [..] You also have a strong urge to create beauty and order, and if you do not find it around you, you may start putting everyone else's work in order in an effort to keep chaos and ugliness at bay. Working around loud, coarse, chaotic people can be deeply disturbing to you; [...] [..] If you do decide to work with others, try to find a field which includes the imagination - music therapy, or art therapy, or working with creative people. And make sure that you always have enough time to pursue your own artistic interests. The life of the soul is important [...] 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. [..] Some of your insistence on perfection arises from a deep anxiety that, if you do not get it right, you will be criticised or rejected or deemed a failure. This may spring from early experiences which have left their mark on you; but if so, perhaps it is time to become a [...] [..] This contributes to your strong aesthetic sense and may suggest a work direction involving fields such as painting, drawing, design or architecture. Your refinement may sometimes be so great that you can feel quite physically ill if your senses are assaulted by chaos 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.