Do what needs to be done. Don’t let someone else take the lead. Rely on what and who you know, and tackle whatever comes your way with enthusiasm. Taking care of personal and professional affairs on your own will bring you the highest returns and the most satisfaction.
ARIES (March 21-April 19) -- Emotions will surface when dealing with partnership issues. Whether at work or at home, be careful what you say. Your actions will speak louder than words and bring the best returns.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20) -- Speak up and take charge. When it comes to negotiations or joint ventures, you are best off going solo and bartering on your own behalf. Steady progress will lead to victory.
GEMINI (May 21-June 20) -- Offering too much of your time, energy or expertise will slow you down. You’ll do much better working alone. Relax with someone you feel comfortable being around.
CANCER (June 21-July 22) -- Don’t get all worked up over nothing. You have more going for you than you realize, and if you stay focused on what’s important, much can be accomplished.
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22) -- Gravitate toward what’s doable. If you try to please everyone, you will end up saddled with other people’s responsibilities. Offer suggestions and get back on track.
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) -- Don’t let someone’s behavior cause you to miss out on something. Walk away from drama and anyone looking for an argument. Reach out to the people who support and believe in you.
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 23) -- Take care of your responsibilities early in the day. A day trip or educational pursuit will encourage you to make a change. A new opportunity looks inviting.
SCORPIO (Oct. 24-Nov. 22) -- It’s up to you to bring about change. Don’t waste time. Create a strategy that will encourage collaboration with people who are as talented and ambitious as you are.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 23-Dec. 21) -- Align yourself with visionary people who share your beliefs. An opportunity will lead to a partnership with someone unique, but you must do some research before you jump in with both feet.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) -- You have plenty to gain if you can keep your emotions from interfering. Stick close to home and make alterations that are personal and conducive to comfort.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 19) -- Helping others will make you feel good, but before you invest your time in someone else, make sure the recipient is worth your time and effort. A physical challenge will help ease stress.
PISCES (Feb. 20-March 20) -- You have plenty to gain if you stay focused on what’s important. Don’t let anyone sidetrack you or entice you to be indulgent or to get involved in something that isn’t beneficial.