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.
[..] If you have tried to "fit in" to more collective working environments in large companies or institutions, you have probably met with many difficulties. You are not really suited to this kind of co-operative work situation. You can be fair and generous in your attitude toward [...]
[..] This combination of pride and tenacity can help you to achieve success in many spheres. The only condition is that you are not required to take orders or act as one of a group or committee. In these spheres you are likely to be highly uncomfortable and discontented. You are [...]
[..] It could be very hard for any employer to get it "right" in terms of dealing with you, whether you exhibit your impatience overtly or subtly under a cloak of diffident charm. Always aim for independence in your work. You might make a fine artist or writer, for you do not [...]
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.
[..] Pride can sometimes be a virtue, but it can also be a real handicap if it gets in the way of common sense and the capacity to relate to other humans in your working life. You have no difficulty in accepting responsibility for your own mistakes, but the assistance of others [...]
[..] You need to balance your will with some detachment, so that you can see when your ideas or creative work could do with some improvement or adjustment; and you may also need to remind yourself that you live in a world with other people, all of whom merit at least some recognition [...]
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.