Your stars Jan. 12
ARIES (March 21-April 19): Keep your wits about you and your finger on the pulse. Update information, and carry on with confidence. Refuse to let what others do distract you. Channel your energy into preparation, presentation and making promises you can keep. 3 stars
TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Don't overthink what you must do. Trust in your ability to do what's right, and you'll avoid mistakes and deter someone from trying to take over. Stand tall and give your all, and good things will transpire. Romance and personal growth are favored. 3 stars
GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Put your energy where it counts. Learn all you can, and you'll be prepared to take on whoever and whatever interferes. Trust in your intelligence and instincts, and you will deny someone the chance to take advantage of you. 3 stars
CANCER (June 21-July 22): A positive shift is heading your way. Be open to suggestions, and offer friendly advice. What you want will fall into place. A partnership looks promising, and celebrating with someone you deem special is favored. Use your imagination. 4 stars
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Revisit your long-term goal. Make adjustments that will encourage support from those you need on your team to proceed. Being willing to give back will help you get what you want. A change of attitude and offering hands-on help is encouraged. 2 stars
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Tidy up loose ends. Time is of the essence, and living up to your promises is necessary to avoid criticism. Put your heart on the line, and be open with your affections. Less talk and more action will pay off. 5 stars
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): You're heading in the right direction. The information you gather will help you recognize the changes required to reach your goal. Embrace an adventure, but don't push others to get involved. You'll do the best and achieve the most if you work alone. 5 stars
SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Explore what life has to offer and how others fit into your plans. Expand your workspace if it will help you get ahead. Attend a meeting or event that offers inside information that enables you to formulate and develop a long-term plan. 3 stars
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Mix business with pleasure, and you'll discover something interesting that will encourage you to use your skills differently. Don't feel you have to act in haste because someone pressures you. When in doubt, go directly to the source and ask pertinent questions. 3 stars
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Take the time to assess your priorities, and make sure you do something that puts a smile on your face. Surround yourself with people who are uplifting and eager to participate in whatever you choose to do. Live, love, laugh. 5 stars
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Take a creative approach to the way you handle a friend, relative or colleague. Offer unique suggestions, and what transpires will benefit you. Offer to do your fair share; you'll be surprised how quickly things progress. 2 stars
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): You'll receive sound advice or an opportunity from someone familiar with your work ethic and skills. A change in direction will boost your confidence. Set up meetings or interviews, or send out resumes. Be explicit regarding your qualifications. 4 stars
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ARIES (March 21-April 19): Reach for the stars, and refuse to let anyone derail your progress. Dedicate your time to what matters most, and you'll feel good about who you are and what you accomplish. Be true to yourself, and you'll overcome any adversity you encounter. 5...
ARIES (March 21-April 19): Stick to what and who you know and trust. Refuse to let your emotions take over when dealing with a friend or lover. Play fair and expect the same from others. Balance, integrity and equality are necessary for any partnership. 3...
ARIES (March 21-April 19): Surround yourself with trustworthy people. Be direct, and don't let your emotions interfere with your work or relationships with others. Indecisiveness will make you look incompetent. When in doubt, take a pass and revisit your options. 3...