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 also likely to be fastidious in your response to work colleagues. While you are probably not averse to working within an organisation or in company with others, you need to be sure that those who sit alongside you or share your physical work space are themselves [...] [..] Working with nature could also be rewarding, either through a field such as garden design or through a hobby which allows you to commune with plants and animals to find the sense of order and peace that is so necessary to your soul. You are a private person who is not really [...] [..] This probably also gives you a gift for languages as well as a talent for mimicry. You might make a fine writer, a gifted interpreter, or a sympathetic translator of others' work. You can put things tactfully and gracefully, but you can also use language to carry an emotional [...] 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 are a refined and idealistic person, and you have a strong desire to not only work in a civilised environment, but to create a more civilised world around you. Your chief limitation, in terms of your work, arises from this very strength, for your aspiration to beauty [...] [..] But you also have very intense feelings, which cannot be entirely ignored or suppressed. Despite your love of reason, and your wish to maintain a high code of ethics in your dealings with others, you can feel things passionately and can experience powerful likes and dislikes [...] 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.