Don’t leave anything to chance this year. Do background checks and look for alternative ways to use your skills. Keeping ahead of the competition and tracking what's currently trending will help you stay on top of your game. Don’t wait; it’s up to you to create opportunities.
ARIES (March 21-April 19) -- Be careful how you deal with domestic matters. An older friend or relative will be a problem. Patience and consideration will be necessary if you want to find a workable solution.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20) -- Don’t underestimate others. You must be on your toes if you want to get ahead. Temptation must not lead to spur-of-the-moment decisions. Put a strategy in place first.
GEMINI (May 21-June 20) -- Participate in organized events and activities. Your input will lead to a proposal that is worth your while. An emotional matter should be dealt with behind closed doors.
CANCER (June 21-July 22) -- You can make changes, but do so for the right reason. If you let your emotions take the reins and make decisions for you, mistakes will occur.
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22) -- Look for a way to appease others without taking on too much. If you delegate jobs to others, you will show your strength and get things done.
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) -- An emotional matter should be looked at carefully. Don’t settle for something imprudent. Make a counteroffer or find a solution that is within your budget.
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 23) -- Take your time. If someone pressures you, walk away. Relationships will need to be handled with care. A stressful domestic situation will develop due to poor spending habits.
SCORPIO (Oct. 24-Nov. 22) -- The desire to make a move or alter your life in some way needs to be handled with care. Impulsive action will lead to disappointment.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 23-Dec. 21) -- Participation is favored, as long as you don’t overspend. Someone will complain if you don’t live up to a promise you made. Emotional stress will wear you down.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) -- Concentrate on self-improvement, not on trying to change others to fit your lifestyle. The more you look inward, the easier it will be to let others be who they are.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 19) -- Speak up and get involved in conversations that will help you resolve issues. Not everyone will agree with you, but at least you’ll know how to best move forward.
PISCES (Feb. 20-March 20) -- You’ll be questioned if you are too whimsical about the way you do things. A gift or financial gain looks promising. A personal change can be put into play.