Refuse to sit back or give in to laziness. It's up to you to make a focused effort to clear up what's holding you back, so that you can dive into projects and the goals you have set for yourself without delay.
ARIES (March 21-April 19) -- Gear up to make the most of the coming year. Start with a new look and mindset. Have confidence in your talent and disregard anyone who tries to hold you back.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20) -- The information you need is there for the taking. Network with people who can educate you and help you advance. Individuals who have experienced what you face will provide you with knowledge and insight.
GEMINI (May 21-June 20) -- Helping others will provide an opportunity to showcase some of your less obvious talents. It's possible to supplement your income with something you enjoy doing.
CANCER (June 21-July 22) -- Living in the past will bring you down. Consider what you would like to accomplish and take the steps necessary to get there. Face the days ahead with optimism.
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22) -- Take a leadership role. Whether it is at your workplace, club or community center, let others know that you are able to get the job done. Positive changes are on the horizon.
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) -- Romance is on the rise. Put your responsibilities on hold and concentrate on your personal life. Make a promise that will help cement an important relationship.
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 23) -- Don't expect others to agree with your plans. Consider doing what is necessary to improve the comfort or appearance of your home. Doing things on your own will be rewarding.
SCORPIO (Oct. 24-Nov. 22) -- Hard work will finally pay off. Gather all the information you have collected and put it to proper use. Bring together the people who can contribute to your plans.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 23-Dec. 21) -- Don't lose sight of what you are after. If you allow someone or something to sidetrack you, it will cause you to lose valuable time and momentum. Stay focused.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) -- Making extra money should be your goal. Check out projects that you can tackle on a part-time basis. Doing a little research could end up making you a tidy sum.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 19) -- You will encounter someone with differing beliefs. If you are unclear about something, ask. You could end up in a vulnerable position if you have misread or misinterpreted someone's actions.
PISCES (Feb. 20-March 20) -- Refuse to give in to fear and be receptive to change. Don't waste energy fighting the inevitable. If you do your best to embrace life, change will prove beneficial in the long run.