(March 20-April 18): Your inclination is to intervene, but don’t. It would only complicate matters. Loved ones must learn to fight their own battles.
(April 19-May 19): If you feel like someone is being small-minded then expand this person’s horizons by introducing a fun fact or intriguing idea.
(May 20-June 19): You’ve supported a loved one emotionally and/or financially, but what are you getting out of it? You need to see something for your efforts.
(June 20-July 21): Friendship is like a houseplant. A daily fixture, it can wilt from neglect if you take it for granted. Reinvest energy in it pronto.
(July 22-Aug. 21): You’re under a lot of pressure, but don’t allow urgency to run away with your decision making. You need to be calculated in your approach.
(Aug. 22-Sept. 21): The majority is on your side. So why are you fixated on the one naysayer? Your insistence (not his resistance) is undermining your status.
(Sept. 22-Oct. 21): The best way to handle a rival is to step out of the way and let him play his hand. It gives you time and information you need to trump it.
(Oct. 22-Nov. 20): Jack may have unwisely traded a cow for a handful of beans, but look what it got him. A similar transaction today could lead to a goldmine.
(Nov. 21-Dec. 20): A rival tries to derail efforts. Don’t even dignify the attempt with a reply. Carry on and this person is left coughing in the dust.
(Dec. 21-Jan. 18): As an overachiever you shoulder the blame for shortcomings. This time it’s someone else’s fault. Don’t pull his fat out of the fire.
(Jan. 19-Feb. 17): Let others throw their tantrums and hissy fits. It will keep them out of your hair. You prefer to work quietly behind the scenes to repair the damage.
(Feb. 18-March 19): There’s no questioning that this is a demanding time, but it’s also an empowering one. Refuse to play the victim and you’ll emerge the hero.