Having a successful and satisfying career can give people a sense of direction in life. Becoming aware about what the year has in store for you can help you prepare and plan important business meetings and business trips accordingly.
As the New Year begins, Jupiter transit to Sagittarius, Rahu transit to Gemini and Sagittarius, and Saturn’s retrograde on April 30, 2019 and then becoming progressive on September 18, 2019 are the major planetary movements that will be affecting the careers of the zodiacs in 2019.
The planetary positioning and transits will have the following effect on the career aspect of the different zodiac signs-
Aries (March 21-April 19)- With Saturn placed in your 9th house at the beginning of 2019, your career this year will only see growth and appreciation. You grasp any opportunity you get, and this vigour and energy will help your career grow by leaps and bounds, and allow you to expand your horizons. Your passion at work will help you overcome any obstacles that come your way. That said, do not end up being hasty to achieve success when making important decisions. Your rapport with your colleagues will prove useful down the line. Exercise a bit of diplomacy and patience. This along with helpful resources could bring some outstanding tasks for you. Your chances for promotion or some form of recognition and appreciation are really bright.
Taurus (April 20-May 20)- You career, Taurus, will reach new heights with Saturn placed in your eighth house as the New Year begins. New ‘destinations’ at work will result in exciting new opportunities. 2019 will be your year to shine at your workplace. Do not be afraid to showcase your unique ideas and suggestions. They will help you get noticed and get recognition. Being in the limelight at work could result in some animosity from some co-workers. You should be wary and extra careful about whom to trust. However, once your career progress during the year, you will get a boost in confidence and feel more secure and proud of your job position. Long pending deals for business professionals will also be finalised this year.
Gemini (May 21-June 20)- With Jupiter in your 6th house, your career will get a good start in 2019. This year is all about growth and success at the work front. For those of you who have been trying hard for a government job, you will finally reap the rewards of your hard work. And for those of you who are recently starting a new job, try to consider and weigh all your options; you might get more appealing and lucrative options as well. You will get positive and energetic vibes from your work environment and supportive colleagues, which will also boost your performance and uplift your spirits. Prioritise and complete pending tasks. Do not shy away from taking ownership for innovative and creative ideas at work.
Cancer (June 21-July 22)- You, Cancer, are going to have a very lucrative and positive career this year. Your key career planet, Mars, will be placed in your 9th house at the start of the New Year and could end up pushing you towards that promotion that you have been working so hard for. A chance to go abroad for a project or a new job opportunity could also come your way. Your time-management skills will also come handy. You will manage to get your work done on time, with your high energy levels. Show your creative skills to your managers. The odds are in your favour and you will manage to impress your seniors and show them how good a leader you are!
Leo (July 23-August 22)- Venus in conjunction with the Moon in your 3rd house will bring in good career prospects for you in 2019. The New year will bring multiple career options, so do not leave any stones unturned. You could find an irresistible opportunity in the mix. Trust your judgment when making any tough decisions. Team-effort and supportive colleagues will make difficult times easier. Stay away from office-drama and gossips and focus more on your work. 2019 will prove to be a good year for students. Your willpower and determination will help you overcome distractions and sail through your exams.
Virgo (August 23-September 22)- Your career this year will be relatively stable. Mercury and Jupiter’s influence on your career will ensure that your hard work is rewarded. Your casual approach to your work could result in a stagnant career. Busy work schedule will require you to prioritise and meet deadlines on time. Always speaking out your mind could result in strained relations with colleagues That said, obstacles which were troubling you in the past will be resolved, and any new venture that you plan to start this year will be met with success. Improvement could be seen with respect to your working conditions, energy levels, and professional status.
Libra (September 23-October 22)- The Moon and Venus together in your 1st house will greatly impact your career in 2019. While on one hand this placement will yield positive influence on you Libra, Rahu positioned in your 10th house can cause some chaos and disruptions. Take your time to sort out any confusion. Introspect on your needs and aspirations, and what is good for you will become clear. For students preparing for exams or looking for internships, mid-year could bring exciting opportunities. Do not take too much stress, and just try to stick to a routine. Let the chips fall where they may.
Scorpio (October 23-November 21)- Together the Sun and Saturn will influence your career from your 12th house. 2019 will turn out to be a good year for entrepreneurs. They will be able to forge new partnerships and discover new opportunities in the New Year. In the first few months, you may be burdened with negative thoughts about work. However, try to go with the flow instead of trying to be in control of everything. Mid-year may not see any improvement as you are likely to feel more pressured and you may even get into a bad rapport with some colleagues. If you wish to change jobs, plan out and prioritise what you are looking for in your career before taking the next step.
Sagittarius (November 22-December 21)- As you move into 2019, the lord of your Career house Mercury will be placed in the 12th house along with Jupiter. Only hard work will yield success. Finding out shortcuts and loopholes could end up backfiring. Poor time management, or simply your tendency to procrastinate could delay your workload, so much so that you may end up missing out on an excellent opportunity. Find a way to de-stress and take a break mid-year. Recharge your batteries so that you spend the rest of the year with enthusiasm and energy. Come back from your break with a positive outlook, and bring back your passion for your work.
Capricorn (December 22-January 19)- 2019 will start on a good note for you, Capricorn, with the Moon and Venus in your 10th house. This year will push you to get to your dream job. Take help and guidance from experienced people to set your priorities straight so that you are set in the right direction. Even your colleagues are likely to be helpful this year. Build up your confidence and hone your professional skills to employ new techniques and tactics at work. Despite some setbacks, continue with your efforts to achieve your goals. The New Year will be all about success, respect and recognition for you.
Aquarius (January 20 to February 18)- The fiery planet Mars, in your 2nd house, will have a strong hold over your career this year. Increased stress and tension at work could push you to the edge. Negativity from colleagues could also be adding to the pressure of calling it quits. Your impressive skills and loyalty will help you approach more options. It is advisable that you wait for better opportunities to present themselves before making any hasty decisions. Good communications skills will be much needed at work this year. Be careful with who you trust. Avoid new partnerships during the last quarter as you may get cheated.
Pisces (February 19 to March 20)- 2019 will be a prosperous year for you Pisces, with Jupiter in your 9th house. With the start of a new year, be more true to yourself. Let your creativity shine, and ditch any job that constricts your unique abilities. If you start to feel suffocated at work, maybe it is time to find a new, and more suitable, job for you. You will find satisfaction in a job where you are appreciated and recognised, not where the salary is a motivator. Your creative side may experience a dip, but do not give up easily. Your inspiration will return, and could possible result in you doing some of your best work yet.