CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) — If you are negotiating something of great importance, it might be smart to make your best offer at the start. If the other person knows the strategy up front, it will save a lot of haggling.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 19) — The recompense for special services you render should be agreed upon up front to avoid any misunderstandings later. You won’t want to waste your valuable time on such things.
PISCES (Feb. 20-March 20) — You know from experience that the more you can separate emotions from logic, the greater degree of accuracy you’ll experience. So assess people as objectively as possible.
ARIES (March 21-April 19) — Be extra attentive to what others may be trying to say, because there is a strong probability that you could unexpectedly learn something of immense value.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20) — If you’re prepared for the unexpected, last-minute changes won’t upset you at all. In fact, you are apt to like what happens far better.
GEMINI (May 21-June 20) — Ideas that may seem to be outlandish initially could prove to be wonderful when implemented. Don’t be afraid to experiment when treading on unfamiliar ground.
CANCER (June 21-July 22) — You might not only be able to diagnose the wants of others but what is important to them as well. Ascertaining their needs will be the key to operating effectively.
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22) — Be a good listener because you’ll be surprised by some of the wonderful suggestions others have to make. One or two of their thoughts may be great ideas that hadn’t occurred to you.
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) — Trust your good judgment if you have to make a quick, on-the-spot decision. Don’t dillydally -- just follow your wonderful powers of instant evaluation.
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 23) — A surprised occurrence at the workplace might encourage you to take an unusual risk. It will be the best and wisest thing you can do.
SCORPIO (Oct. 24-Nov. 22) — You’ll get a chance to use that wonderful asset of turning acquaintances into immediate friends. You’re likely to be rather fortunate in several instances.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 23-Dec. 21) — Don’t leave unresolved personal matters that are of great importance to you. You should be able to use your powers of persuasion to bring these issues to a head.