Think about good ways to use your skills to advance. Set practical goals that will inspire you to keep climbing upward instead of discouraging you. Size things up, recognize what's required and, most of all, keep things in perspective. If you are honest about your expectations, your creative dreams will come true.
ARIES (March 21-April 19) -- Stay focused and intent on getting what you want. A financial gain looks promising, but may come with strings attached. A personal commitment will help you put your plans into play.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20) -- You need to keep your head down and your mind on your work. Don't let emotional matters escalate into something that you can't control. If you say little and do a lot, you will avoid criticism.
GEMINI (May 21-June 20) -- A partnership can lead to good fortune if you are up-front about your feelings, expectations and desires. Glide into the future with someone you can count on.
CANCER (June 21-July 22) -- Overspending on or being too generous with friends or children isn't necessary. You can have just as much fun if you choose entertainment that isn't costly. Use your imagination.
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22) -- Take a moment to refresh your appearance and to do something special that will make you feel good. A loved one will make a move that will change your life.
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) -- Keep a strict budget and a close watch over your possessions and assets. Get involved in an event that will give you a platform to present what you have to offer.
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 23) -- Baby steps will be necessary. If you leap without looking, you will end up in debt or in the middle of a dispute. Focus on personal improvements that fit your budget.
SCORPIO (Oct. 24-Nov. 22) -- Someone will intervene or take charge if you hesitate or show signs of uncertainty or inconsistency. Be confident and unafraid to take an unusual approach to whatever you do.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 23-Dec. 21) -- You must be honest with yourself and with others. If you candidly share your hopes and dreams, your personal and professional lives will benefit.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) -- Don't take on more responsibility when you should be getting rid of the dead weight you've been carrying. Stick to the tried and true methods that have worked in the past.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 19) -- Don't give in to someone else when you should be doing your own thing. An opportunity is apparent, and you don't want to miss out. Contracts, investments and romance are all highlighted.
PISCES (Feb. 20-March 20) -- Proceed with caution. If you are misleading or your motives are questionable, you will be excluded from something important. Stick to the truth when dealing with personal and professional matters.