Learn as you go. Look inward and evaluate what you have completed and what you still want to do. Honesty will play a role in how things turn out this year. Only divulge what’s necessary while you hunt for truth, practical options and reliable sources. Choose your words wisely.
ARIES (March 21-April 19) -- Favors will be granted, but before accepting them, you should find out what’s expected of you in return. You may be better off taking care of matters without assistance.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20) -- Emotional matters will escalate if you argue. Refuse to let a stubborn attitude ruin your plans. It’s important to work well with others if you want to excel.
GEMINI (May 21-June 20) -- You can dream all you want, but when it comes to getting things done, you must be realistic. Approach your goals with a practical plan in mind.
CANCER (June 21-July 22) -- Put your time to good use. Keep busy instead of getting upset over situations you cannot change. Look for ways to minimize the negative effects of outside influences.
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22) -- Protect your physical and emotional well-being. Letting situations that are out of your control get to you will make matters worse. Bide your time and focus on getting things done.
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) -- Don’t feel that you must follow the crowd. Think and make decisions based on your needs, not on what someone else is prompting you to do. Physical improvements and exercise are encouraged.
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 23) -- A business trip or a visit to a school you want to attend looks promising. If you have your questions ready, it will be easy to make a decision that will bring favorable changes your way.
SCORPIO (Oct. 24-Nov. 22) -- Discuss legal, financial, health or contractual issues in order to make some progress. Look for alternative ways to deal with differences and maintain peace and civility as you move forward.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 23-Dec. 21) -- Your aim should be to connect with people you want to spend more time with or work with on a professional level. Make your intentions clear and good things will transpire.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) -- Business trips, interviews and getting along with your peers will be necessary if you want to bring about change or have things done your way. Don’t get angry, and make sure to offer people incentives.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 19) -- Good things come to those who actively pursue what they want. Don’t wait on the sideline when you should be doing your best to make things happen.
PISCES (Feb. 20-March 20) -- Your enthusiasm will encourage others to take advantage of your willingness to help. Size up what’s being asked of you and reconsider how much you want to contribute.