1 star: Avoid conflicts; work behind the scenes. 2 stars: You can accomplish, but don't rely on others. 3 stars: Focus and you'll reach your goals. 4 stars: Aim high; start new projects. 5 stars: Nothing can stop you; go for gold.
CELEBRITIES BORN ON THIS DAY: Gabourey Sidibe, 38; George Clooney, 60; Tom Bergeron, 66; Willie Mays, 90.
Birthday Baby: You are apprehensive, questioning and suspicious. You are outspoken and mercurial.
Happy Birthday: Step outside your comfort zone. Taking a unique approach to an ongoing problem will open the door to progress, satisfaction and new beginnings. Surround yourself with people who are searching for the same thing you are, and you'll be amazed at the results you get from being part of a collective group. Make health a priority, and live a moderate lifestyle. Your numbers are 4, 11, 16, 22, 31, 32, 37.
ARIES (March 21-April 19): Contact people you have worked with before, and you'll hear about a position that interests you. Update your resume, add to your skills and qualifications, and push forward with your plans. Keep things in perspective to avoid disappointment. 3 stars
TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Consider your options and do what's best for you. Don't feel the need to follow the herd, but take action to ensure you don't get left behind. Take the path that offers results you feel safe pursuing. 4 stars
GEMINI (May 21-June 20): A colorful depiction will attract attention, but don't venture from the truth. How you present what you know and are willing to do will influence the outcome. Stick to what's worked in the past if you want to get the best results. 2 stars
CANCER (June 21-July 22): Use your creative imagination, and you will come up with something that will make your job easier. Consider the way something looks before you put it on display. A simple, elegant approach to whatever you do will fetch compliments. 5 stars
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Live and learn. Refuse to let what others do influence the way you react or the decisions you make. Focus on what you can accomplish all by yourself for a price you can afford. Deal with demanding people by using intelligence. 3 stars
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Look on the bright side, and don't feel bad if someone chooses not to be a part of your plans. Put your energy where it counts. It's what you accomplish and the changes you adopt that will help you get ahead. 3 stars
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Plan to have some fun. A physical release will ease stress and help you gain perspective regarding how you want to live your life. Don't feel you have to spend a lot to win someone's favor. Kindness and understanding are sufficient. 3 stars
SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Put some muscle and passion into whatever you want to achieve, and you will exceed your expectations. You don't have to overdo or overspend to come up with something great. Use time and money wisely, and good things will transpire. 5 stars
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Stick to the facts, and question anything you hear that sounds outlandish. A steady pace in a direction that offers you a secure future will ease your mind and encourage you to simplify your life. Walk away from manipulative people. 2 stars
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): You'll come up with an exciting way to turn your surroundings into an innovative workstation. The inspiration you get from the changes you make will help you raise your income and secure your position or plans. Romance is in the stars. 4 stars
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Be careful what you share emotionally, physically and financially. Someone will take advantage of you if you don't lay down ground rules. Keep an open mind, but don't lose sight of what you are trying to accomplish. 3 stars
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Observe what others do and say, and it will help you decide who is trustworthy. False information will come your way, and a deal that sounds amazing will fall short of your expectations. Be on guard; protect your assets. 3 stars