ARIES (March 21-April 19) *** Confusion marks your day, but you will manage to avoid someone’s contribution to the momentary chaos. Minimize the amount of time you interact with this person.

TAURUS (April 20-May 20) **** Examine your long-term needs, and have a discussion with those involved in a joint venture. No one says there can’t be an adjustment.

GEMINI (May 21-June 20) *** Pace yourself, and know full well what you can complete. You won’t want to leave work or a project half-done. Complete what you can.

CANCER (June 21-July 22) **** Your mind is on the weekend, so you might have a difficult time settling in at work. Your ability to manage what you must is likely to emerge.

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22) **** Listen to someone who might not be able to communicate his or her feelings. Your ability to help this person speak more clearly could alleviate much of the problem.

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) **** Emphasize what is important. Try not to initiate any projects; clear out what you can. Be aware of the limitations that have been imposed on you.

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22) **** Reach out to someone who knows more than you do about a money matter. Tap into this person’s knowledge and experience.

SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21) **** You could be overserious and unable to switch into weekend mode. You might feel you can’t lighten up, but a conversation will make you feel better.

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21) *** Listen to your inner voice, and follow it. Right now, playing it low-key might be best. Take some time to decide what you want to do.

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) *** A meeting might cause you to do some serious thinking. Look for a new slant. Find someone neutral who unexposed to the issue.

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18) *** You might be left holding the bag. While others start enjoying their weekend, you could find yourself with lots to do. Delegate what you can.

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20) **** Try to find an answer that will work for everyone. You might decide to walk away, if that works for you. Keep your long-term goals in mind.

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