What does the year have in store for your careers this Chinese New Year 2021?
In the Philippines, the Chinese New Year is a very important event for a lot of us Filipinos because culturally and historically we are very close with the Chinese and most of their culture has integrated into ours.
This Chinese New Year, we celebrate the Year of the Metal Ox. So, what is your Zodiac Sign’s career fortune this year?
Year of the Ox
(1937, 1949, 1961, 1973, 1985, 1997, 2009)
In the Chinese Zodiac, those who were born in the Year of the Ox are very hardworking and methodological people. In 2021, the hard work, patient, calm nature of the Ox will ensure a rich harvest of significant achievements as long as you don’t allow yourselves to be carried away by excessive stubbornness. You have a chance to obtain recognition in the public life, to be in the spotlight, to express your ideals, provided that you master your emotional sensitivity, which sometimes can be very high. You also have an opportunity to join various social events and establish new friendships, relationships and connections.
If you don’t however renounce your characteristic conservatism, if you don’t try very hard to be on the same wavelength with circumstances and with the innovative people, you will deny yourselves with some very important advantages that you could have had. To further elaborate, it is necessary to be as flexible as possible to make compromises, truces, instead of exerting efforts in unproductive battles which will only waste time and opportunities. You will have a hard time focusing on your long-term ambitious plans professionally but you can maintain yourselves afloat because of your practical sense which is a characteristic that you have in nature, moreover you are very persevering and you have a willingness to collaborate with the people around you.
Look forward to this year, as you are forecasted to have a very successful year ahead of you, keep grinding those work hours, set clear goals and you will be in the next step of your career before you know it!
Year of the Rat
(1936, 1948, 1960, 1972, 1984, 1996, 2008)
The Year 2021 will be a year full of prosperity that will support any activity or motion in the careers of those born in the Year of the Rat.
Although this is not something characteristic for you, you might take some risks during this year which could lead to financial profits from various unexpected sources. Take notes also that you can have great achievements even without forcing your luck. Towards the end of the year, you must not involve yourselves in any type of speculations especially gambling or real estate, you need to use this time to save your money and to keep your desire for spending under control.
You will need to avoid any actions that can be misinterpreted by others that might diminish your achievements or might create enemies in the future. This year, your sense of observation and self preservation will allow you to deal with crisis situations perfectly and you always find the best escape method. Those who have managerial positions born in the year of the Rat will perform very well as long as you are required to do what you already know. You are a type of leader that will show great understanding to your teammates making their problems something worthy of solving, especially if you have a feeling that your workplace is another family of yours.
Year of the Tiger
(1938, 1950, 1962, 1974, 1986, 1998, 2010)
In 2021, the year bodes a lucky year for you, it is a year of development, evolution and an opportunity to learn new knowledge.
While you are dealing with new projects, you will also face a limited resource of ideas and will lack inspiration on how to further proceed. If you are thinking about changing your job, June 2021 is the best month of doing so but also don’t be hasty and take time to analyze all the solutions for the future before you throw yourself into a new job. Between June & November, it is best to use all of your advantages and your expertise to solve or cover any deficiency which you might carry over from the previous year.
This year in the months between May and October, you will be forced to focus on long-term financial plans and you will be paying attention more on the incurring expenses. It’s also a good idea to review the financial situation and make the necessary corrections when needed. Deal with this issue accordingly and as much as possible avoid unnecessary spending.
Renovations and redecorations of your own house will imply major expenses throughout the year. There is also a temptation with regards to traveling abroad which will lead to additional spending. It is time to focus on an economical option in order to stop the expenses that might exceed your budget.
Year of the Rabbit
(1939, 1951, 1963, 1975, 1987, 1999, 2011)
Those who are born in the year of the Rabbit will have a year full of passion, warmth, love, joy of life as well as have a desire to create and do what pleases them.
This is going to be an interesting year for you in terms of professional projects and activities. You are more ambitious than usual and will stop taking refuge in secondary roles and will be brave enough to call more attention to yourself.
Your efforts will be rewarded right from the beginning of the year. There will be a few delays towards the end of the year but don’t worry the final balance of 2021 is going to be positive. You are going to face some issues in your career due to your stubbornness in making everything perfect. In order to move on, you will need to accept that, you will have to fulfill only passable standards. Be aware of your capabilities and accept only the tasks that you can finalize.
Year of the Dragon
(1940, 1952, 1964, 1976, 1988, 2000, 2012)
2021 will be a lucky year for you, this year can also bring unexpected changes and spectacular career changes.
You will have a promising career this new year, you will be able to use your analytical skills for strategies to complete your projects during this year. All of the challenges that will occur during the year will be easily solved with your expertise and intelligence. Your business will excel especially in marketing and sales. Foreign partners will get involved with you in commercial activities. Some remote trips for business are also welcome for the development of the business area.
You will need to organize your financial situation and focus on your financial balance and have better accounting. Between the months of March and May of the year 2021, your financial situation will improve.. You will also have a substantial positive cashflow which is going to be profitable in the future. Nevertheless, you will still need to be cautious in terms of spending money. Futile expenses still need to be kept in check.
Year of the Snake
(1941, 1953, 1965, 1977, 1989, 2001, 2013)
Good fortune and luck are in store for those who are born in the Year of the Snake this Lunar New Year 2021.
Between the months of March and June of this year, you are very lucky in terms of finances because the money comes whenever you may need it. This year, you will be cautious in terms of spending money but will be generous when it comes to friends and family. You must approach a career that doesn’t imply taking risks even if the risk only requires doing hard work.
During this year you are efficient in decision-making functions. If you are a manager or if you are in the field of IT, this year should go smoothly for you. The year 2021 is not the most suitable year when it comes to changing jobs, if you are looking for a job the greater experience in your field the better chances that you have. If you are trying to get hired in a new field where you have little to no experience, your chances of getting hired are fairly low. You will need to show a lot of tenacity and some help from those around you like your friends, family, or partner will be decisive.
In terms of your professional career, between the days of August 20th and November 20th, you can expect that during this period, you will have to work hard and don’t count too much on your luck. Given a lot of work, comes a lot of stress as well but if you work as your nature dictates (scrupulously and meticulously) you will manage to avoid many stressful situations. Towards the end of the year, luck will not be your best ally but you can always count on those people around you for help and support especially when making important decisions.
Year of the Horse
(1942, 1954,1966, 1978, 1990, 2002, 2014)
This 2021, those born in the year of the Horse are predicted to have a good year in terms of financial growth and business expansion but also a year of reconstruction by understanding the impact of your roots and your childhood over your life.
In the beginning of the year, you will be full of success and accomplishments. Don’t let the opportunities pass you by, work hard and the rewards won’t fail to appear. At work, you are going to enjoy a lot of benefits and will also travel a lot due to official business. Always think twice before you make an investment and carefully plan how to spend your money. This year you will need to feel independent, free and most of all unsupervised by someone. You can’t stand jobs that force you to be stuck in the office. Your active nature makes you prefer jobs where you interact with people.
You like to be original and to act fast. The careers that require patience and detailed work are not for you. Only when you are continuously moving, that’s when you feel that you are in your element. During this year, you will always know where to direct your efforts and you also know how to obtain maximum efficiency. If problems occur and it proves that you can’t handle things on your own, you can be sure that it’s just a momentary issue and won’t happen again anytime soon, just shortly after that, you will get back in business solving in an admirable manner some problems, proving that you deserve so much more.
Never letting chance takeover, you will make the best arrangements in the opportunity of the moment for support and with the goal of having as many resources that you can use quickly and efficiently. For these reasons, you have the tendency to become too practical and stingy when it comes to money getting to the point where they don’t take any risks.
Year of the Goat
(1943, 1955, 1967, 1979, 1991, 2003, 2015)
The year 2021 bodes well for those who are born in the year of the goat, it is a good year for you that can bring unexpected changes, surprises and strange new acquaintances.
During this year, you are disorganized and running a business is not your strong suit. Instead you are great artisans, you can pursue any career that implies using artistic skills or creativity with confidence. Towards the end of the year, you might have trouble maintaining your focus, you might lose your calm and also some of your money. You will also need to control your behavior to avoid getting in trouble. A few lucky stars are shining for you which is going to help you finalize your projects with great success. It is important for you to mind your own business and don’t get involved with things that don’t concern you, you will also need to avoid gossiping.
This is a good year for those who are born in the year of the Goat who owns businesses, the only condition is that you will need to stick to doing what you do best, any new ideas of professional shifts are not going to be successful this year. The lifestyles of those born in the year of the Ox doesn’t match the Goat's; the area you might resonate in is the professionalism and the respect for art and creativity. In here, you might form a bridge with those born in the year of the Ox and some accomplishments together might occur.
You tend to spend a lot of money on clothes and accessories making you look elegant. Although you love to spend money on everything that beautiful has to offer, you are never snobs.
Year of the Monkey
(1944, 1956, 1968, 1980, 1992, 2004, 2016)
This year, you are projected to have a good year, a year focused on spiritual evolution.
The year 2021 comes with a lot of good news for those who are born in the year of the Monkey, you will miss no opportunity to show your talent, ambition, work capabilities and passion. Energy would be the word that defines you and your careers are going smoothly. You are protected by the sun which means that your finances are going to have great profits.
If you don’t have a job yet this year in 2021, you have all the chances to find one that will lead to a big step in your career and it will also pay very well. It is recommended that you send over your applications to as many companies in your field as possible. Get ready for interviews as well as negotiate your salary as best as you can.
It is possible to benefit from several sources of income because besides your paying job, you could also open up a small business though it is also not advisable to throw money left and right. Wait until the end of the year to start making investments such as a house renovation or a new car especially if credit will be required.
Year of the Rooster
(1945, 1957, 1969, 1981, 1993, 2005, 2017)
The year brings luck for those born in the year of the Rooster. This year is a year of change for you. Some sacrifices will be in order but you will manage to surpass everything in your own power and achieve everything that you want.
You have a great desire for change, you will want something new, whether it’s migrating to another country or looking for a new job. It will be in your interest to think about other people first, whether if it’s about your career, your partner or your family life, don’t make a decision without trying to anticipate the consequences and effects that it may have for those people around you. Something big will knock on your door when you put your friends and family first.
At the beginning of the year you might encounter some uncomfortable situations at work with some people that you don’t like. However, being the team player that you are means that you will need to deal with any type of personality in order to attain satisfying results.
Between the month of May and August, you will be very stable financially, you are not big spenders and you will calculate each cent that you spend. You make a financial plan each month and you will hardly deviate from it, when you do, it will surely be an investment that you have planned for already for a long time now and you only now have the money to make that investment.
You will need to gather your mental energy to focus on your professional life. The end of 2021 will bring quick changes, some of them will occur at lightning speed and if you take time to weigh your decisions, it will be too late. Therefore you need to focus on your work but always be at caution.
Year of the Dog
(1946, 1958, 1970, 1982, 1994, 2006, 2018)
The year 2021 bodes a lucky year for those born in the year of the Dog. It is a year full of energy and you will be involved in a lot of activities this coming year.
It is important to plan everything with great care and you should not overlook projects that you know are profitable while paying attention to others that might fail. There is a major risk of losing money and becoming indebted this year. Your tendency to spend money on things that you don’t need won’t help either nor your tendency of playing with money in speculation or betting at a casino.
Towards the end of the year, your finances will be stable even if you are not the most rational shoppers and you often run out of money, you will often have savings set aside for the rainy days when it comes. Throughout the year, you will function more efficiently within a team rather than individually, however this year, you don’t really care about the appreciation of others as much as how to find the best ways to achieve the best results. In fact, all throughout the year, the only thing that you will care about is to ensure that the outcome of your action is positive.
Professionally, there are going to be more opportunities for you that will keep occurring until the next year. The predictions are extremely optimistic as long as you remain involved and act every time that you have a chance. Don’t let your actions go unnoticed, it may be difficult to put yourself in a favorable light, but there won’t be any other year better for such an opportunity.
Your improvement in work will lead to an increase in your income, your financial situation is going to be encouraging. You will also need to set aside some money if you can for the upcoming vacations that you planned.
Year of the Pig
(1947, 1959, 1971, 1983, 1995, 2007, 2019)
According to the Chinese Zodiac, the year 2021 will be favorable for those people born in the year of the Pig in terms of investments.
The projections in terms of finances are favorable especially in terms of your professional careers. You can expect some positive developments as early as the beginning of the year 2021. It is possible to receive more interesting and satisfying work tasks followed by promotions or transfers to other departments.
Professionally, your year will be one of progress, using your talents and experience you will make a good impression and will result in steps forward in your careers. You also have an ingenious, sharp mind and are also capable of having interesting ideas, you are advised to use those.
You can make full use of your two great qualities this year: the entrepreneurial spirit and the talent for making money. Your professional progress will lead into a gratifying increase in your income. As usual, you will prove your great skills in solving financial issues. It is also advised for you to save your money for the future because the money set aside during this year has a potential to become a useful source of capital some time in the future.
Those are the Chinese Zodiac sign predictions for the 2021 Lunar New Year: The Year of the Metal Whatever the Zodiac predicts, always remember that you will also determine your fortune, so, work hard and you will achieve everything that you need and want in no time!
Kung Hei Fat Choi!
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