Sometimes we tend to focus on our weaknesses and limitations, but one of the most effective ways to improve ourselves is to leverage our strengths. Take a look below to see how to use your zodiac strengths to help you be more successful in the workplace.


Aquarius (January 20 – February 18)

Strengths: progressive, independent, humanitarian

As an Aquarius, you have a special knack for human resources. You’re able to work well alone while also being open to new ideas and working with others when needed.


Pisces (February 19 – March 20)

Strengths: artistic, compassionate, gentle

Although a Pisces’ strengths are not always valued, your ability to empathize with others while also seeing different creative perspectives will bring value to a team.


Aries (March 21 – April 19)

Strengths: courageous, determined, enthusiastic

It’s important to have an Aries in the workplace because you know how to stay tenacious to finish a project while still maintaining a good attitude.

Taurus (April 20 – May 20)

Strengths: practical, patient, responsible

In a world where many people have big ideas and little follow through, it’s up to a Taurus to make sure the goals are practical and achievable. You also are counted on to make sure the tasks are completed.


Gemini (May 21 – June 20)

Strengths: curious, adaptable, affectionate

Change is inevitable, and a Gemini is able to adapt while also anticipate potential bumps and roadblocks due to their inquisitive nature.


Cancer (June 21 – July 22)

Strengths: determined, imaginative, loyal

Cancers are the steady co-workers. You are committed to your own goals while also being dependable and committed to the team mission.


Leo (July 23 – August 22)

Strengths: creative, passionate, cheerful

A Leo can be counted on to bring life and energy to the workplace. Your creativity and enthusiasm for a project is always appreciated.


Virgo (August 23 – September 22)

Strengths: analytical, hardworking, loyal

It’s not possible to get work done without a Virgo on the team. You add incredible value through your analytical perspective and ability to stick out the difficult tasks.


Libra (September 23 – October 22)

Strengths: diplomatic, cooperative, gracious

Libras are especially valued for their teamwork skills. It’s always a joy to work with a Libra due to your collaborate nature and level-headedness.


Scorpio (October 23 – November 21)

Strengths: brave, passionate, resourceful

Achieving success sometimes requires a bit of risk, and a Scorpio excels at pushing the envelope and the team to the next level. Your ability to take the leap in the midst of uncertainty is a great asset.

Sagittarius (November 22 – December 21)

Strengths: generous, idealistic, good-humored

A Sagittarius helps contribute to a healthy work culture. You lead by example and are always willing to do your part to help the team.


Capricorn (December 22 – January 19)

Strengths: disciplined, responsible, friendly

Capricorns are one of the most reasonable and likeable of the zodiac signs. You’re reliable and able to make work seem less stressful and serious.


Note: Strengths are from sign descriptions in a 2017 YouGov survey that examined people’s belief in astrology and whether they agreed or disagreed with their description.