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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 do not easily reveal your own secrets to others, and are inclined to hold back when it comes to communicating your private thoughts and feelings; but through the medium of writing you could find an avenue of expression which could give you enormous freedom while preserving [...] [..] You are proud and do not like to feel that you owe your success to others; and even when generosity is shown to you, you are not inclined either to trust it or to indulge in the luxury of getting something free. You believe in self-help and self-discipline, and your work [...] [..] This anxiety may spring from early educational experiences, for you do not enjoy presenting your ideas before a group, and you are not at your best when expected to participate in team activities. You prefer to work solo, quietly and at your own pace, seeking depth of understanding [...] 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, because something happens once, or even twice, that does mean it will always happen in the future; and a negative outlook can actually create a certain kind of future and become a self-fulfilling prophecy. You are likely to be a high achiever [...] [..] You are also a highly responsible person, but if you become too identified with too rigid a structure in your working life, you could gradually build up a head of steam which makes you want to break out and seek greener pastures. Try to recognise your restlessness and what [...] 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.