Make positive changes this year. Concentrate on being your best, and dedicate time to helping others. A greater understanding of what you can offer and how to best use your skills and experience to make a difference will help you improve your future.
ARIES (March 21-April 19) -- Look beyond what’s right in front of you to get a different perspective on what’s actually happening. Silence is golden and will help prevent an argument.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20) -- You’ll get all the help you need if you ask for it. Don’t be so stubborn that you miss out on something that can lead to excellent connections. Put your emotions on the sideline.
GEMINI (May 21-June 20) -- Focus on what you can do to achieve personal growth, inner strength and steady progress. Tamping down extravagant behavior is a good place to start.
CANCER (June 21-July 22) -- An interesting concept will encourage you to change the way you do things. Take a close look at your finances and contracts, and make some adjustments.
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22) -- Interact with people who love to talk. Listen to what they say and assess what’s useable. A romantic gesture will help you establish better relations with a loved one.
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) -- Get involved in activities and events that are geared toward learning information that could be useful to you moving forward.
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 23) -- Explore possibilities and sign up for talks or speak to an expert. The more you know, the easier it will be to assess situations and make better choices.
SCORPIO (Oct. 24-Nov. 22) -- Dreams can come true if you work hard and do the right things. First of all, be reasonable, and secondly, take care of anything that might stand in your way before you begin.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 23-Dec. 21) -- Your emotions will cloud your vision. Someone will tell you what you want to hear instead of being truthful. Do some soul-searching before you commit to anything or anyone.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) -- It’s time to make some changes that will improve your life. Try to find ways to spend more time working on projects that you enjoy.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 19) -- Relaxing at home with a loved one or clearing a space to start a new project will give you the incentive to pursue a dream.
PISCES (Feb. 20-March 20) -- A former co-worker will give you a lead that looks promising. A change of attitude will open up doors that were closed in the past.