Don't be hesitant to elevate your sights in the year ahead, especially where you work or career goals are concerned. Whether you realize it or not, you're in an excellent achievement cycle where much can be accomplished.
ARIES (March 21-April 19) -- You should take advantage of today's trends, which will have an especially good effect on your work situation. Things won't just happen, however; you'll need to go after what you want.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20) -- If you're an unattached Taurus who would like to find a special someone, it might be a better-than-average day in terms of meeting promising new prospects.
GEMINI (May 21-June 20) -- There's a good chance that you'll have a knack for finalizing contentious matters to the satisfaction of everyone. Speak up to get your ideas across.
CANCER (June 21-July 22) -- Be sure to compliment someone who deserves praise for a job well done. As long as you're sincere, it will be far more important to that person than you might realize.
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22) -- Your prospects for material acquisition look to be especially encouraging, especially in situations where you are doing business with someone of the opposite gender.
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) -- It could be a mistake to delegate a critical assignment to someone who has yet to be tested. If you can't give the job to anyone else, you'd be better off doing it yourself.
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 23) -- If you feel compelled to do something for another without any thought of what's in it for you, it could turn out to be a beautiful experience. Follow your instincts.
SCORPIO (Oct. 24-Nov. 22) -- Go out of your way to express your gratitude to someone has been quite kind to you lately. Everyone likes to know that he or she is appreciated. It'll mean a lot.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 23-Dec. 21) -- Situations that have strong elements of friendly competition are always your cup of tea, and today could offer you just such an arrangement. Win or lose, do it with grace, and everyone benefits.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) -- Don't get upset if your ears start burning, because it's likely that if you could hear all the things being said about you, it would make you happy, not upset.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 19) -- If you haven't been as considerate as you should be toward a loved one lately, go out of your way to make amends. Hugs and kisses have a magic that works every time.
PISCES (Feb. 20-March 20) -- Make your needs and wants secondary to those of your special someone, especially if the relationship has gotten a bit stale lately. It's a great way to get it stirred up again.