Are you stuck in a job you hate, but have no idea what type of career you are best suited for? Maybe it’s time for some astrological guidance. We all end up in dead-end jobs from time to time, and one way to get out of that rut is to sit down and really look at what you should be doing. Your zodiac sign says a lot about who you are, and by learning more about your sign, you can gain a better insight to the best career options for you. Today we are going to look at some of the ideal career paths for each zodiac sign Let’s get started.
Aries Careers (March 20 – April 19)
As an Aries, you are a natural born leader, making you well-suited for a career in management, or even better, running your own business. You don’t really care for working under a boss, so self-employment is definitely a possibility. You have what it takes to be a successful entrepreneur, provided you don’t rush in blindly without planning first. Your tendency to start projects and not finish them can be a detriment, but if you finish what you start, you are a shoe-in to climb the career or business ladder quickly.
Aries loves to compete, so a career in sports may be just the thing for you. You have plenty of ambition, and you are as creative as you are stubborn. Some of the best career options for Aries include media, advertising, military, and security services. Fire-fighting or emergency work would appeal to your adrenaline junkie nature. Being an angel investor would suit your get-in-get-out-fast approach to life, and being a fitness instructor would keep you on the go, using up all that excess energy. Alternatively, look into motivational speaking, so you can show the rest of the world how it’s done.
Taurus Careers (April 20 – May 20)
Taurus people have a keen sense of practicality, and are well-grounded. You are able to go from follower to leader easily, although you are a better leader than a follower. You lead by example, and your strong work ethic inspires others. Yes, you are a bit on the stubborn side, but this can be an asset in business.
Ideal career choices for you as a Taurus include anything that involves working with your hands, creating beautiful things. Think about woodwork, furniture making, sculpture or even being a chef – cooking is creating, after all and doubly appeals to your love of food! Taurus are very practical and good with money, so a career in banking or finance would be another option. A career strength for you is your methodical nature, so science and research are good areas to consider. Your innate sense of style would also work well for you as a make-up artist or interior designer.
Gemini Careers (May 21 – June 20)
Your zodiac sign seeks mental and intellectual stimulation and does well in a fast-paced environment. You need variety in your life and career, and you like to try different things and meet new people. You speed through projects, but also tend to get bored easily if you don’t have a lot of different things to do. You need a work environment that lets you try new things all the time.
Gemini loves to relay information, so teaching may be avocation for you. Likewise, journalism, for similar reasons, or perhaps broadcasting. Communication skills are a key astrological trait of yours, so writing of any kind is well starred. You could do well in a freelance business, which would keep your boredom in check. Sales and marketing are also natural avenues for your talents. Delivery work or work which involves a lot of travel would also keep you on your toes.
Cancer Careers (June 21 – July 21)
Cancers are traditional, and the most nurturing of all of the zodiac signs. You like to lead by example, and you have no problem taking on many responsibilities. You enjoy caring for others, and would do well in a career that allows you to advise others. You are results-driven, and want to know that you are truly making a difference.
A career in childcare is ideal for Cancer, and your astrological nurturing traits also suit you to nursing, elder or social care or the medical profession. You love to help others, so look for a career that lets you do just that. You’re great at planning, so a career path which leads towards events management of some kind could interest you. Your zodiac sign is also interested in government and politics, so working for your country in some way may appeal.
Leo Careers (July 22 – August 22)
Leos like plenty of exposure and enjoy being in the spotlight. Your goal is to inspire others, so teaching would be a great career choice for you. You also have the ability to be a great boss, even though your high-maintenance ways can often be a problem if you are working in a team. Highly persuasive, your charm and influence always bring people around to your way of thinking, eventually – which means that politics or marketing are shoe-ins for your ideal career path
Leos make great actors, and because you love to entertain, you would also be suited for a career in the arts, such as dance or music, or even working behind the scenes in costume design. Some of your best career options include CEO and manager, especially in fashion, film or TV. Your desire to influence could attract you towards a social media business; you would also make a terrific spokesperson or publicist for a charity or good cause.
Virgo Careers (August 23 – September 22)
Virgo is a perfectionist zodiac sign, and you are always looking to be of service to those who need you the most. You are the power behind the scenes, preferring to shun the limelight yourself but working hard on behalf of others. Diligent and detail focused, you may find a vocation in medicine or veterinary care. Alternatively, your inner critic is a natural editor of other people’s work, perhaps in the literary or journalism fields.
Because Virgo has an impeccable memory, you can deal with a lot of information at once. You are good with languages, so you may want to consider being a translator or interpreter. Your interest in health may lead you towards becoming a nutritionist or therapist. Your astrological desire to be helpful is a key trait in your career path, so retail is another strong career possibility you’d enjoy.
Libra Careers (September 23 – October 22)
Libras love to socialize and bring others together, so you may want to consider working as a mediator, a diplomat or a host in the hospitality industry. Your sign is one of balance, so you are easily able to read others and understand what motivates them. You can benefit from this ability in various fields, particularly sales, because you know how to read people and what they want.
Ideal career choices for Libra include anything in law enforcement or justice as these tie in nicely with your desire for harmony and fair play. You love working with people, so look for career opportunities that allow you to do just that, such as travel agent or customer service Other ideal career options for Libra include lawyer, administrator, government worker, and negotiator. Given your love of beauty and your natural style and flair, you could also consider modeling, the fashion industry or interior design and architecture.
Scorpio Careers (October 23 – November 21)
Scorpios are notorious secret-keepers, and work well in environments where discretion is necessary. You would do quite well in an intelligence operation, secret negotiations, and pretty much anything where confidentiality is necessary. You also enjoy being given a challenge, and you would likely be great at forensics. Scorpios tend to do things that others wouldn’t enjoy, and some are instinctively drawn towards end-of-life care, such as working in a hospice or a funeral parlor. Aa career in the medical field wouldn’t be out of the question for you Either.
As an analytical thinker, Scorpio is well-suited for logistics and management. You are highly motivated, and have a knack for analytical thinking, which makes you a great candidate for a job in research, writing, and even physics. Paranormal or esoteric careers – such as astrology, tarot or parapsychology – appeal to your love of mysteries and the hidden, and you’re a natural psychotherapist. Your enormous inner resources mark you out as good in an emergency too, so a vocation in crisis management may suit.
Sagittarius Careers (November 22 – December 20)
Sagittarius loves to talk, and you are good at it. You are a team player, and have no problem adapting to change. You are also an inspiration to others, and often act as a role model. There are many careers you would be suited for, as long as you aren’t tied down with a lot of rules and regulations. You need your space, and to be able to work at your own pace.
Sagittarius loves to travel, meet new people, and learn from experiences, so you may be interested in a career in the travel industry. Think about becoming an airline pilot, a steward or a tour leader. Other career options to consider include teacher, public relations, sales, administration, and even theology. The outdoors is important to you and you would enjoy a profession working with wildlife or caring for the environment in some way – perhaps a park ranger or a marine biologist. Sports leadership is another natural home for your astrological traits, and you would enjoy coaching or training others in your chosen sport.
Capricorn Careers (December 21 – January 19)
Capricorn people tend to be serious, hardworking, and well-organized. One of your career strengths I your ability to design, follow and improve processes, so you excel in a process-driven industry such a manufacturing. As a Capricorn, you have plenty of enthusiasm, making you a great team leader. Your strong work ethic, combined with ambition, can help take you to the top in your career area of choice, which is exactly where you want to be.
You are dependable and organized, and the role of manager or administrator would be right up your alley. Other career choices that may pique your interest include engineer, architect, or anything design-related, given your eye for details. Other fields for Capricorns to consider are information technology, accounting, law, human resources, and medicine. Your zodiac sign is associated with stability and tradition, so working for the government would also appeal to you. A profession in the armed forces, particularly in a skilled trade therein, would suit your liking for routine and organization.
Aquarius Careers (January 20 – February 17)
As an Aquarius, you are likely a free spirit. But, this doesn’t mean that you are flighty, and that you can’t take your job seriously. You just happen to enjoy thinking outside of the box. You like to set your own hours, and although you are social, you also tend to be a bit of a loner. Self-employment and freelance work appeal to you for these reasons, and you’re certainly not afraid of independence. You work well with a team, or on your own.
A creative career would be ideal for you, particularly in the areas of photography or graphic design. You would do well in a job that lets you explore your creativity, as well as new ways of doing things. You’re a natural inventor, so you would enjoy a career in product design. Your zodiac sign loves cutting edge technology, so app and gadget design are definitely possible professions. You are also highly humanitarian and drawn to those on the margins of society – a vocation in veterinary work or in mental health, addiction services or homelessness charities would also tick all the boxes.
Pisces Careers (February 18 – March 19)
As a Pisces, your flexibility makes you well-suited for many different career options. Your biggest concern is doing your job to the best of your abilities. You tend to be happiest when you can work in a field that lets your sensitivity shine. You show a lot of compassion, making you an ideal candidate for careers in the healing arts.
Some of the best career options for Pisces include anything in the healthcare field, including doctor, nurse, or physical therapist. Or, if you want to show your creativity, you would also do well with a career in the arts. You may also want to combine your compassion with creativity, and choose a career that allows you to work with troubled youth through art programs. Your sign is often drawn to a spiritual vocation as a minister, medium or healer, or you may find your passion in charity work. Photography is traditionally a Pisces career, and you have possibilities in graphic design, writing, poetry and dance too.