(March 20 – April 19):
The only thing worse than something going wrong is fixating on it. Don’t narrow your field of vision. You want be open to alternatives.
(April 20 – May 20):
You don’t really go in for pie-in-the-sky ventures. But then—you don’t have much choice. Give it your best shot. It might surprise you.
(May 21 – June 20):
You resist dumbing things down. But it’s wise given today’s hectic pace. People aren’t thick. Attention spans are stretched to the limit.
(June 21 – July 21):
Everyone deserves a share—even if they didn’t do very much. Honor this when doling out the portions. Anything less invites retaliation.
(July 22 – Aug. 22):
You’re famous for saying no before yes. Reverse it and you take the other person by surprise. You’ll also wind up with the lion’s share.
(Aug. 23 – Sept. 22):
An arrogant type paints himself into a corner. You’d love to leave him there, but lending a hand teaches a much more valuable lesson.
(Sept. 23 – Oct. 22):
Once again someone gets the glory for all the work you put in. But don’t worry. It’s clear to higher-ups that you’re the one responsible.
(Oct. 23 – Nov. 21):
You have your eyes on something but feel shy asking for it. Might as well. Everyone knows you want it. Don’t worry. You’ll get a yes.
(Nov. 22 – Dec. 20):
Get an unpleasant scene over with because the other person isn’t looking forward to it either. Once done you can both get on with your day.
(Dec. 21 – Jan. 19):
You knew an association would reach a crossroads. Now that you’re here, you’re not so sure. Take the next step. It’s long overdue.
(Jan. 20 – Feb. 17):
Careful. Someone’s looking to leave you holding the bag. Politely turn down any requests or favors and you sidestep the whole thing.
(Feb. 18 – March 19):
Wait for all the elements to come into play and you’ll never leave the bench. Who knows? You could be your own missing ingredient for success.