Set the standard instead of letting someone else lead the way. Make decisions and changes based on what will make you happy and ease your stress. Times are changing, and so are you. Get with the program and make the necessary updates.
ARIES (March 21-April 19) -- Strive to put your plans in motion. Change is good, and it will encourage you to step out of your comfort zone and go in search of bigger and better opportunities.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20) -- Do your research when dealing with money, health or legal matters. Trust in your own vision instead of what someone else is trying to convince you to believe in.
GEMINI (May 21-June 20) -- Get involved, make a power play and bring about change. Your ability to tap into a trend or drum up support will encourage you to set higher goals and strive for excellence.
CANCER (June 21-July 22) -- Read between the lines and be aware of body language when dealing with others. It's the little subtleties that will give you insight into what's actually happening. Trust your instincts.
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22) -- Travel plans or business trips will lead to enthusiastic endeavors. Pump up your energy and tackle whatever needs to be done to take advantage of an offer, proposal or opportunity.
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) -- Size up your situation and proceed to do whatever works best for you. Don't believe everything you hear or allow someone to manipulate you. Find a way to use your creative skills.
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 23) -- New beginnings look promising. Choose to make a move, start a project or engage in talks that will help you pursue your dreams. Live your life with gusto and avoid procrastination.
SCORPIO (Oct. 24-Nov. 22) -- Personal improvements resulting from an unexpected change will help you establish what you want to pursue. Don't give in to pressure. If you live your dream, you'll have no regrets.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 23-Dec. 21) -- Don't hold back when you should be moving forward. Back away from waste and indulgence and move toward cost efficiency and success.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) -- Doing something just because someone else does it will not be in your best interest. You are best off doing your own thing and avoiding getting stuck with other people's mistakes.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 19) -- Pump up the volume and let your voice be heard. If there is something you want, you should ask for it. Change will only come about if you initiate what you want to see happen.
PISCES (Feb. 20-March 20) -- Refuse to let others' commotion daunt you. Head in a direction that makes you feel comfortable. It's important to be true to your beliefs and to stick to personal objectives.