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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 need a working environment where there is plenty of discussion and dialogue, and where a team spirit encourages colleagues to air their opinions and help each other come to creative solutions. And the more exciting and upbeat, the better. You like being in at the beginning [...] [..] You would probably find it very difficult to work with or for any individual or organisation whose ethics and purposes are questionable. A sound training in law, sociology, or psychology could help to gain you the qualifications you would need to do well in such fields; [...] [..] Equally, if you are involved in psychological work, you would probably excel in "fronting" the ideas and theories you espouse, and anything you publish is likely to be well received because you can speak a common language with those who do not have a background or training [...] 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. [..] Perhaps the opinions of others are not as important as you believe. You need to put your faith in your own ideas first, and then refine them according to the input you receive from others. Not everyone will agree with you, and you need to be able to shake off other people's [...] [..] If you lack confidence, you may not feel you can cope with others' disapproval; and this could lead to suppressing your real feelings. And that, in turn, could lead to a gradual accruing of resentment and anger which will, sooner or later, erupt in an inappropriate way at [...] 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.