What's Your Sign? Hot Jobs for Your Horoscope
Come on, admit it. You sneak a peek at your horoscope now and then, don't you? And even though horoscopes aren't always correct, every once in a while you read one so dead-on it makes you reconsider your feelings about this whole astrology thing.
Amazingly, horoscopes can occasionally tip even a cynic toward reluctant self-discovery. Here's a list of characteristic personality traits and suggested career options for each sign of the zodiac (with help from www.findyourfate.com). Who knows? This list might just predict your future.
Aries (March 21-April 19)
Your traits: ambitious, inventive, confident and independent. You can be impatient, but your creativity and high energy inspire people and make you a natural leader.
Compatible Jobs: Look for jobs that allow you to flex your imagination and work either independently or as a leader.
Famously successful Ariens: Leonardo Da Vinci, Aretha Franklin, Thomas Jefferson
Taurus (April 20-May 20)
Your traits: practical, loyal, dependable and patient. You have strong opinions, but are slow to anger.
Famously successful Taureans: Sigmund Freud, Audrey Hepburn, William Shakespeare
Gemini (May 21-June 21)
Your traits: enthusiastic, communicative, optimistic and intellectually curious. You are full of passion and energy, and have a voracious appetite for new experiences.
Compatible Jobs: Since you crave intellectual stimulation, look for jobs that allow you to continually learn new things.
Famously successful Geminis: John F. Kennedy, Henry Kissinger, Marilyn Monroe
Cancer (June 22-July 22)
Your traits: compassionate, energetic, intuitive and imaginative. Your sensitivity, loyalty and organizational skills make you an excellent caregiver.
You might also consider a career in law, where your desire to protect and defend others would be put to good use.
Famously successful Cancers: Diana, Princess of Wales, Nelson Mandela, Nelson Rockefeller
Leo (July 23-Aug 22)
Your traits: ambitious, confident, optimistic, straightforward and outgoing. Your generous, dramatic presence draws others to you.
Compatible Jobs: You feel most comfortable in leadership positions where your star power can really shine.
Famously successful Leos: Bill Clinton, Alfred Hitchcock, Jacqueline Onassis
Virgo (Aug 23-Sept 22)
Your traits: observant, meticulous, friendly and industrious. Thanks to your patient, analytical nature, you are an excellent problem solver.
Famously successful Virgos: Ray Charles, Stephen King, Mother Teresa
Libra (Sept 23-Oct 22)
Your traits: diplomatic, idealistic, easygoing, creative and sociable. Your gregarious and trustworthy nature makes you well-liked by all.
Libras' imaginative nature also lends them to careers in the arts.
Famously successful Libras: Mahatma Gandhi, Jesse Jackson, Eleanor Roosevelt
Scorpio (Oct 23-Nov 21)
Your traits: purposeful, motivated, energetic and passionate. Your mental strength and resourcefulness make others feel safe around you.
A career in espionage, physics or astronomy would serve your inquisitive nature.
Famously successful Scorpios: Hillary Rodham Clinton, Bill Gates, Pablo Picasso
Sagittarius (Nov 11-Dec 21)
Your traits: positive, adventurous, ethical and sincere. You love to travel and learn new things, and then communicate your newfound knowledge to others.
Careers that allow for travel will also be of interest to Sagittarians.
Famously successful Sagittarians: Jane Austen, Walt Disney, Frank Sinatra
Capricorn (December 22-Jauary 19)
Your traits: Responsible, disciplined, ambitious and authoritative. Your serious, goal-oriented temperament pushes you to succeed in all you do.
Compatible Jobs: Excellent with math and money, you thrive in business situations where you are given a lot of responsibility.
Famously successful Capricorns: Benjamin Franklin, Howard Hughes, Martin Luther King
Aquarius (Jan 20-Feb 18)
Your traits: Innovative, tolerant, personable and quick-witted. Creative and independent, you set the trends that others follow.
Famously successful Aquarians: Charles Darwin, Thomas Edison, Gertrude Stein
Pisces (Feb 19-Mar 20)
Your traits: empathetic, patient, artistic and loyal. Due to your kind and intuitive nature, others often turn to you for support.
Famously successful Pisceans: Albert Einstein, Elizabeth Taylor, George Washington