Keep an open mind and a compassionate attitude when dealing with others. The way you handle personal and professional situations will make the difference between staying in one position and gaining ground. Don’t be afraid to do things differently, but be sure to get approval before you begin.
ARIES (March 21-April 19) -- A personal situation or partnership will be on shaky ground. A tendency to overreact or take your frustrations out on someone else will put you in a difficult position.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20) -- Plan something special with family, friends or a loved one. Taking a break will ease your stress and give you a chance to digest what’s been going on around you.
GEMINI (May 21-June 20) -- You’ll be tempted to take part in something questionable. Show strength and discipline to avoid a situation that could put you in a compromising position.
CANCER (June 21-July 22) -- Be up-front about what you are willing to contribute. Helping others will only be satisfying if you see that your contribution makes a difference. Avoid emotional spending.
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22) -- Situations will escalate quickly. Don’t let your emotions take the reins and get you into trouble with your employer or a loved one. Keep the peace and do what’s expected of you.
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) -- Take care of personal business and any family or home responsibilities first. Recognizing problems before they get too big will help counter a negative outcome.
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 23) -- Physical alterations will give you a boost. A change to your lifestyle or to a relationship you cherish will help bring you closer to a stable and secure future.
SCORPIO (Oct. 24-Nov. 22) -- Keep a sound mind and a positive attitude. If you overreact, you will face opposition that will make it difficult for you to accomplish what you set out to do.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 23-Dec. 21) -- Don’t overdo it. You’ll be tempted to engage in something because someone else does, but before you do, get all the particulars, including what it will cost emotionally and financially.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) -- Look for a way to expand your living space or add a work station that will encourage you to develop your skills, learn something new or pursue a new hobby.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 19) -- Don't spend money you don't have. Emotional conflict will surface if someone is counting on you for something you cannot deliver.
PISCES (Feb. 20-March 20) -- Seize the moment and take advantage of an opportunity to make some extra cash. Making a worthwhile investment or cutting your overhead will encourage you to handle your cash more efficiently.