Clueless about what career path to pursue? Don’t be afraid to reach for the stars – literally. Look to your astrological sign for some fun inspiration!
Capricorn: The Goat (Dec 22 – Jan 21)
The wise old goat of the zodiac, Cap is a great fit for jobs that need someone pragmatic and with an ability to delineate tasks well. They’re also famously strict and stubborn – which aren’t always desirable traits in an employee, but can work as a major plus for leadership roles and competitive industries.
Best Jobs for Capricorn: Manager, Accountant, Banker, Software Developer, Doctor, Architect
Aquarius: The Water Bearer (Jan 22 – Feb 21)
It’s no coincidence that The Age of Aquarius is synonymous with counter culture – Aquarians are known for their curiosity and free-spiritedness. They’re like your friend that ate kale way before it was in vogue and makes their own deodorant; the trendsetters of the Zodiac. Their sense of adventure and style makes them the perfect candidate for jobs in the Fashion, Public Relations, or Non-Profit industries.
Best Jobs for Aquarius: Designer, Decorator, Magazine Editor, Writer, Musician, Script Developer
Pisces: The Fish (Feb 22 – Mar 21)
Pisces are highly intuitive, and generally have an emotional wisdom that makes them great at jobs that require patience and understanding. They’re also sensitive, which can work against them in fields that typically deal with more criticism such as customer service or hospitality.
Best Jobs for Pisces: Teacher, Nurse, Psychologist, Non-Profit work
Aries: The Ram (Mar 22 – Apr 21)
It makes a lot of sense that the sign identified as the ram would be assertive, strong-willed, and competitive – and while those traits may not sound very flattering, they do make Aries a great fit for work in roles that need a leader who won’t back down.
Best Jobs for Aries: Politician, Lawyer, Entrepreneur, Salesperson, Rescue Worker
Taurus: The Bull (Apr 22 – May 21)
Taurus are determined, dependable, and honest – but their deep desire for stability is juxtaposed with a love for all things beautiful and luxurious. A stable 9-5 that leaves room for creativity is perfect for the Bull of the zodiac.
Best Jobs for Taurus: Fashion, Design, Landscaping, Chef, PR
Gemini: The Twins (May 22 – Jun 21)
Gemini have many talents and are highly adaptable, but they must be challenged to thrive in the workplace. And be careful interrupting them in a meeting – a Gemini will forgive, but never forget.
Best Jobs for Gemini: Teacher, Performer, Customer Service, Executive Assistant, Lawyer, Politician, Fundraiser
Cancer: The Crab (Jun 22 – Jul 21)
Cancers, sometimes known as the ‘mother’ of the zodiac, are natural born nurturers and problem-solvers. They are responsible and protective, but can sometimes be perceived as having their ‘head in the clouds’ as a result of their creative, day-dreamy tendencies.
Best Jobs for Cancer: Musician, Actor, Artist, Teacher, Farmer, Social Worker
Leo: The Lion (Jul 22 – Aug 21)
You know your friend that, like, makes the party happen when they walk in? They’re probably a Leo. Fearless, powerful, inspiring – Leos are known as the lion of the zodiac of a reason. But just like your popular friend, Leos can be a little arrogant too – and don’t always work well within a team. They thrive in leadership roles, especially ones that bring them wide praise and acclaim.
Best Jobs for Leo: CEO, Real Estate Agent, Advertising Executive, Politician, Sales Representative
Virgo: The Virgin (Aug 22 – Sept 21)
Virgos are the most Type A sign in the zodiac. They’re meticulous, neat, and extreme perfectionists – making them perfect for jobs that need a keen eye and attention to detail.
Best Jobs for Virgo: Editor, Detective, Professor, Statistician, Engineer, Doctor
Libra: The Scales (Sept 22 – Oct 21)
Libras are unshakeably charming and sociable – they’re the kind of person you just want to be around. They thrive on the good energy, and making people happy. This, of course, makes them an excellent fit for any customer-facing role.
Best Jobs for Libra: Customer Service, Negotiator, Diplomat, Sales, Personal Trainer
Scorpio: The Scorpion (Oct 22 – Nov 21)
Scorpios are dangerously smart. They’re curious, cunning, and won’t rest until they’ve found an answer to what puzzles them. Their focus and discretion makes them perfect for any jobs that deal with folders marked ‘confidential,’ for example.
Best Jobs for Scorpio: Teacher, Surgeon, Lawyer, Politician, Scientist
Sagittarius: The Archer (Nov 22 – Dec 21)
Sagittarians are are fun-loving, outgoing, witty, and giving – they’re that friend that seems to diffuse even the most awkward of silences with ease. The only thing that can really get in a Sag’s way is a tedious routine – they need a fun challenge, and a role that allows their big personality to shine.
Best Jobs for Sagittarius: Teacher, Public Relations, Coach, Public Speaker, Artist, Tour Guide, Fitness Instructor