If you look for the best ways to use your skills, experience and time this year, you will encounter people who have similar aspirations. Joining forces with like-minded people will encourage you to follow your heart and dreams and give you the courage to strike out on your own.
ARIES (March 21-April 19) -- Stick to the person who has been your rock through thick and thin. Offer your thoughts, concerns and plans, and work toward greater equality and shared dreams.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20) -- Put your situation in perspective. What’s it going to cost and what’s your best approach to getting what you want? Plan your actions instead of letting your emotions take the reins.
GEMINI (May 21-June 20) -- Don’t mess with authority, rules or regulations. Trust only the facts and people who don’t have ulterior motives. Take care of your health, wealth and emotional well-being.
CANCER (June 21-July 22) -- Change requires physical energy, insight and flexibility. An opportunity will not live up to your expectations. Get the lowdown before you make a commitment.
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22) -- Look for adventure, excitement and interesting, informative people. Make choices based on what you want. Be a leader, not a follower. Alter only what needs to be updated.
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) -- A change of pace, surroundings or direction is favored. Expand your outlook, make new connections and learn all you can. Knowledge is power, and it will be instrumental in promoting personal growth.
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 23) -- Change happens when you decide to act. Take the initiative to put an end to what no longer works for you. Stop the madness and begin to live life your way.
SCORPIO (Oct. 24-Nov. 22) -- Don’t let your personal and professional lives collide. Keep your emotions, domestic situation and past secret. Remain focused on what you are trying to accomplish instead of trying to impress others.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 23-Dec. 21) -- Explore the possibilities, but don’t count on something hypothetical. Gather the facts and look at the costs involved. Transparency is necessary if you want to avoid making a mistake.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) -- Don’t give anyone access to your personal affairs, especially if intimidation is involved. Staying in control and handling matters yourself is advised. An adjustment at home will help ward off interference.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 19) -- Set your plans in motion and don’t stop until you are satisfied with what you’ve accomplished. A relationship with someone innovative will lead to new opportunities.
PISCES (Feb. 20-March 20) -- Keep a watchful eye over what others do or how they respond to change. Align yourself with people who share your beliefs and goals. Positive support will encourage change and personal growth.