The Mercury News
HAPPY BIRTHDAY (Oct. 5): Travel and communication will help you reach your goals. Your numbers are 1, 6, 14, 20, 27, 37, 41. BIRTHDAY BABY: You are creative and intuitive.
ARIES (March 21-April 19): Don’t sit back when you know you should be the one in charge. Use your past experiences to guide you.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Stay focused on personal improvements and work on making the gains that you know are within reach.
GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Network with people you enjoy spending time with, and together you will come up with a plan that will lead to new opportunities.
CANCER (June 21-July 22): A job that interests you will not be all it’s drummed up to be. Ask questions before accepting an offer built on lofty hearsay.
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Protect against illness or emotional stress. A disciplined attitude will make others hesitant to mess with you.
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): You can implement something you love into your daily routine and enjoy the benefits of less stress, better health and a happier outlook.
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Make plans that will get you up and moving. A little exercise will help alleviate the stress and anxiety you are experiencing.
SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Try to present what you have to offer without giving away too much information. Someone may try to steal your idea.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Find out what others think of your ambitions. Use the information you gather to tweak your plans and avoid opposition.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Surround yourself with stable individuals who can contribute to your ideas without leaving you to fight your battles alone.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): It’s up to you to stay on top of what’s happening. Learn whatever you need to know to be more tech-savvy.
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Don’t let anyone put extreme demands on you. Rely on your talent, skills and innovative ideas to get where you want to go.