Think carefully before you make a change. Your success will be directly related to preparation and presentation. Don’t let pressure or coercive tactics influence you or lead you to make a hasty action. Trust your instincts and use your intelligence to overcome adversity. Do your own thing this year.

SCORPIO (Oct. 24-Nov. 22) — You’ll be offered information that can help you get ahead. An adjustment will encourage you to find an outlet to use the skills or services you have to offer.

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 23-Dec. 21) — Keep a level head. Don’t let anger take charge or an outsider lead you astray. Pay attention to detail and work alone if possible. Given a chance, someone will disappoint you.

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) — If you do your best to keep the peace, you’ll be given a chance to do your own thing. Take care of responsibilities first to gain trust and respect.

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 19) — If you take a wait-and-see approach today, you will avoid getting entwined in someone else’s dilemma. Put your emotions on the back burner and concentrate on making physical improvements.

PISCES (Feb. 20-March 20) — A contract, money matter or settlement is favored. If you take care of personal business directly, you’ll avoid paying someone for something you can do on your own. Don’t fold under pressure.

ARIES (March 21-April 19) — An opportunity is within reach if you are alert for it. Check out online job sites or make a colorful presentation. Expand your horizons, friendships and dreams.

TAURUS (April 20-May 20) — Check the details and get the inside scoop. Knowing what you are dealing with will give you the edge you need to outdo anyone who cares to compete with you.

GEMINI (May 21-June 20) — A favor someone offers you will have strings attached. Think twice before you give in to sweet talk, temptation or an offer that sounds too good to be true. Protect your assets.

CANCER (June 21-July 22) — Look for complex solutions when dealing with a problem involving other people. An offer will get rave reviews from your peers. Share your thoughts and feelings.

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22) — If you work on personal growth, you will gain the initiative to make a wise move. Don’t wait for opportunities to come to you. Make your dreams a reality.

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) — Your involvement in groups or organizations will give you a chance to bring about positive change. A new direction will offer insight into a personal dilemma.

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 23) — If you visit someone you look up to or a place that you find inspiring, it will give you a different perspective on an old problem. Don’t get angry when you can get moving.

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