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 could manage your own business or consultancy, and would probably do it very well; but you would prefer to move slowly with anything you create, always making sure that at each stage the foundations are sound. You are also likely to be ambitious, but prefer to build [...]
[..] Yet you are a steady, determined worker, and if you set out to do something, you are sure to complete your task regardless of how long it takes or how many obstacles are thrown in your way. You expect nothing to be easy, and never take for granted the support and good will [...]
[..] You might make an excellent financial advisor, or a superb director of a museum, art gallery, or opera house. This does not mean you are a cold person. You can be loyal and devoted, and you enjoy being of service and feeling that you are able to offer practical help to others. Your self-possession [...]
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.Recognising your innate limitations can help you to focus your energy in the right direction and get the maximum fulfilment from your work.
[..] If you are too inclined to judge others by your own more conservative standards, this could interfere with your working relationships and make it difficult for you to recognise the potentials of those who are more overtly unconventional than you are. Your security needs [...]
[..] If you stifle these intuitions and longings for the ineffable, you may find yourself projecting them onto those around you who seem "woolly" or "unreliable". Try not to barricade yourself behind a rigid set of values which is designed to keep at bay something which you fear [...]
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.
These small samples from different chapters convey an impression of your personal Career and Vocation horoscope which comprises 18 - 25 pages. It can be ordered as an E-Horoscope or bound booklet in the Astroshop. Please read a complete sample report (of a different person) to get an overview of the extent of the complete horoscope.You may wish to take a look at the large selection of other reports.