Take every opportunity you get to observe others. You will gain respect as well as insight into what to expect in the future. Staying behind the scenes, where you can do the most and get the lowdown, will bring surprising results as well as acknowledgement and appreciation.
ARIES (March 21-April 19) -- You’ll learn a lot if you observe, ask experts and do your research. Signing up for a course that will increase your earning power will work out well. Travel and educational pursuits are favored.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20) -- You can avoid an emotional encounter if you stick close to the people you know and trust. If someone challenges you, take a pass until you feel fully prepared to win.
GEMINI (May 21-June 20) -- An opportunity will unfold if you attend a networking function. Don’t be shy; express your thoughts and present your ideas. A partnership or proposal looks promising.
CANCER (June 21-July 22) -- Show some forgiveness. No one is perfect, including you. An empathetic gesture will encourage a solution that benefits everyone. Work as a team player and enjoy the friendships that develop.
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22) -- Positive change is heading your way, so don’t stifle it by thinking that you don’t have to participate in order to take advantage of an opportunity. Be ready to take action.
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) -- Consider home improvements carefully. Don’t take on responsibilities that will weigh you down financially. Do your research and try to do some work on your own before hiring outside help.
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 23) -- Express your feelings and share your ideas and concerns with someone who is as empathetic as you are. Together, you can make a difference if you form a strong alliance.
SCORPIO (Oct. 24-Nov. 22) -- An opportunity to advance is within reach. Don’t hesitate to express interest and share your qualifications and insight into a project. Your knowledge will be appreciated.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 23-Dec. 21) -- You’ll gain experience if you sign up for a course, attend a conference or put more effort into networking and honing your skills. Someone will take notice if you share your ideas.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) -- Someone will disagree with you regarding domestic issues or your chosen lifestyle. Look at alternatives, but don’t make a change for the wrong reason. You are responsible for your happiness.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 19) -- Avoid getting into an emotional dispute with someone who tends to be stubborn. Go about your business and put your time and effort into self-improvement, not into trying to change others.
PISCES (Feb. 20-March 20) -- Look for alternative ways to use your skills, knowledge and experience. Being able to diversify will help you take advantage of a broader range of professional opportunities.