Star signs are enjoyed by hundreds of thousands of people worldwide, so we thought we’d dig a little deeper and really discover what makes each star sign tick in the workplace. Even better, which marketing job your star sign is best aligned to. Without further ado…
Aries (March 21 – April 19)
You are a natural born leader Aries, but you’re not necessarily receptive to working for a boss. Your boss needs to have a style that gives you autonomy as you don’t enjoy restrictions at work. You’re keen to become a leader in the workplace as fast as possible, so no matter what the path it must demonstration clear progression. You have strong people skills and thrive off a little competition. You’d make a fantastic Marketing Director, making your way up by realising goals quickly to advance through the ranks. You’re no ‘Steady Eddie’ and you won’t stop until you get to the top. You’re ambitious, assertive and not afraid to take the spotlight in a variety of professional situations.
Best marketing jobs for Aries: Marketing Manager, Head of Marketing, Marketing Director
Personality traits that are advantageous to Aries at work: courageous, optimistic, dynamic
Personality traits that might cause problems for Aries at work: impatient, egoistic, domineering
Star signs that communicate well with Aries: Gemini, Leo, Sagittarius, Aquarius
Star signs that don’t communicate well with Aries: Taurus, Cancer, Capricorn, Pisces
Taurus (April 20 – May 20)
You’re known for your stability, reliability and strategic thinking in the workplace. With a practical mindset, you find it easy to take the lead when needed but you also know how to take a backseat and work diligently as part of a team. Being one of the most dependable and hardworking star signs, you thrive best in an open and collaborative environment, where good work and dedication is recognised. Taurus, everything in your nature points towards a career as a Planner or a Strategist, potentially in an agency environment which gives you the opportunity to work on a variety of different projects. Your ambition drives you forward and you tend to take on new responsibilities with relative ease.
Best marketing jobs for Taurus: Strategist, Planner, Project Manager, Event Manager
Personality traits that are advantageous to Taurus at work: ambitious, reliable, observant
Personality traits that might cause problems for Taurus at work: stubborn, quick-tempered, possessive
Star signs that communicate well with Taurus: Taurus, Cancer, Virgo, Scorpio, Capricorn
Star signs that don’t communicate well with Taurus: Aries, Sagittarius, Aquarius
Gemini (May 21 – June 20)
Gemini, you prosper in fast-paced environments which offer you plenty variety and keep you engaged. Whether that variety comes in the form of people, creative projects or extra-curricular activities and societies, you want to be involved. The only problem is, you’re at risk of getting bored easily and this is something you know you need to work on rather than move on every six months. Your need for speed in the workplace coupled with your exceptional communication skills would make you an excellent account handler or sorts. As someone who is highly adaptable, you’re great in a role where you’re seen as the go-between and a real key player in keeping those cogs turning. You’re very mentally active and enjoy constant stimulation and the ability to relay information as a trusted and highly respected member of the team.
Best marketing jobs for Gemini: Account Manager, PR Manager, Client Services Manager
Personality traits that are advantageous to Gemini at work: expressive, quick-witted, sociable
Personality traits that might cause problems for Gemini at work: indecisive, untidy, inconsistent
Star signs that communicate well with Gemini: Aries, Gemini, Leo, Libra, Aquarius
Star signs that don’t communicate well with Gemini: Scorpio
Cancer (June 21 – July 22)
Cancer is the most nurturing sign of the zodiac and in the office environment, you’re always seen as the go-to whenever your colleagues need support. You enjoy offering colleagues advice and solving problems from both a social and professional perspective. As a Cancer, it is very important that your work contains a strong sense of purpose and it’s vital that whatever you’re doing is helping others on some level. Because of these qualities, you generally prefer to work as part of team and enjoy the motivation that comes with this. You’d be a brilliant marketer in the public sector for the sense of impact and purpose that kind of role would give. Similarly, you’d be great in any role that either focusses on the greater good or gives you a chance to help and mentor others.
Best marketing jobs for Cancer: Fundraising Manager, Internal Communications Manager, Employer Brand Manager
Personality traits that are advantageous to Cancer at work: intuitive, sensitive, sympathetic
Personality traits that might cause problems for Cancer at work: suspicious, needy, insecure
Star signs that communicate well with Cancer: Taurus, Virgo, Cancer, Scorpio, Pisces
Star signs that don’t communicate well with Cancer: Aries, Libra, Sagittarius, Aquarius
Leo (July 23 – August 22)
Confident, charismatic and fearless, Leo you are a born leader. You adore being a major player within your organisation and relish in the role of boss or manager. Leos get a real kick out of inspiring others in the workplace. You love being in control and enjoy autonomy. You’re one of the most creative of all the star signs and it’s important you’re given ample opportunity to exploit this. You tend to be experienced in more than one area with an overwhelming desire to learn new skills. You’re an inspiring leader who can motivate even the most languid of teams to achieve great things. As someone who is incredibly passionate and enjoys using their imagination at work, a creative role would be perfect for you!
Best marketing jobs for Leo: Creative Director, Designer, Content Manager
Personality traits that are advantageous to Leo at work: headstrong, assertive, energetic
Personality traits that might cause problems for Leo at work: egoistic, possessive, oversensitive
Star signs that communicate well with Leo: Aries, Gemini, Leo, Libra, Sagittarius, Capricorn
Star signs that don’t communicate well with Leo: Scorpio
Virgo (August 23 – September 22)
Virgo, the zodiacs greatest perfectionist! You’re a natural follower who takes direction well and never struggles with the concept of having a boss. You tend to be a practical, hands-on colleague, who will have the patience to assist anyone who asks for help. With a keen eye for detail, you excel in anything that requires either first-class service or mass research and statistics. You love to connect the dots between data and creativity and feel your best when you’re operating in an organised and meticulous manner. Because of this, you’d thrive in an analytical, data-driven role which requires substantial concentration and accuracy.
Best marketing jobs for Virgo: Marketing Analyst, Web Analytics Manager, Research Manager
Personality traits that are advantageous to Virgo at work: practical, analytical, modest, meticulous
Personality traits that might cause problems for Virgo at work: overcritical, fussy, petty
Star signs that communicate well with Virgo: Taurus, Cancer, Scorpio, Virgo, Capricorn
Star signs that don’t communicate well with Virgo: As a Virgo, there isn’t a star sign you majorly clash with, but you prefer to interact with your compatible signs
Libra (September 23 – October 22)
Libras are naturally adept when it comes to bringing people together, as well as benefitting from first-class negotiation skills. Understanding people’s needs on all levels and from multiple perspectives is your superhuman ability and your well-balanced, diplomatic approach proves very popular with anyone you encounter both personally and professionally. As a true ‘people person’, you’re happiest when working closely with others and find a role of this nature extremely rewarding as well as genuinely stimulating. You understand how to cooperate with others to make the most out of any situation and your clients are more like old friends than business partners.
Best marketing jobs for Libra: Business Development Manager, Account Manager, Sales & Marketing Manager
Personality traits that are advantageous to Libra at work: fair, diplomatic, charming
Personality traits that might cause problems for Libra at work: indecisive, superficial, unemotional
Star signs that communicate well with Libra: Gemini, Leo, Sagittarius, Capricorn, Aquarius
Star signs that don’t communicate well with Libra: Scorpio, Cancer
Scorpio (October 23 – November 21)
Scorpios are the most discreet of all the star signs, and as such, you tend to find yourself in positions of great trust and respect at work. You tend to be someone who thrives whilst amid top-level negotiations or great responsibility, whether that be for a team or when managing large budgets. The more a role can challenge you, the more likely you’ll remain loyal and interested within an organisation. You prefer to go for roles that most people would shy away from with an interest in logistics, operations and finance-based positions. You’re an intense and passionate person who gets a kick out of working hard and you get any job done no matter how difficult it is.
Best marketing jobs for a Scorpio: Bids Manager, Proposals Manager, CRM Manager
Personality traits that are advantageous to Scorpio at work: strong-willed, resourceful, loyal
Personality traits that might cause problems for Scorpio at work: jealous, secretive, resentful
Star signs that communicate well with Scorpio: Taurus, Cancer, Virgo, Capricorn, Pisces
Star signs that don’t communicate well with Scorpio: Gemini, Leo, Libra, Sagittarius, Aquarius
Sagittarius (November 22 – December 21)
As a Sagittarius you have a natural propensity for inspiring morale and you adapt to change with remarkable ease. Generally, you’re a great colleague and employee to have around because you tend to be good at most things you put your mind to. You thrive in a fast-paced environment and don’t like feeling restricted by red tape. Many marketing jobs and pathways will align themselves well with you if they offer you the level of autonomy you desire to succeed. As a keen socialite, you love a role which requires you to travel and gain new experiences, so this will be high on your agenda when selecting a new role.
Best marketing jobs for a Sagittarius: Any agency-side job, Buyer, Business Development Manager
Personality traits that are advantageous to Sagittarius at work: extrovert, enthusiastic, optimistic
Personality traits that might cause problems for Sagittarius at work: impatient, tactless, careless
Star signs that communicate well with Sagittarius: Aries, Leo, Libra, Aquarius
Star signs that don’t communicate well with Sagittarius: Taurus, Cancer, Scorpio, Capricorn, Pisces
Capricorn (December 22 – January 19)
The Capricorn is the one of the most serious and pragmatic signs of the zodiac but despite this, you possess considerable charisma and enthusiasm, especially when it comes to the management of others. You deal with authority well as an employee because you understand that with the right work ethic, that managerial role you’ve had your eye on for the last two years could be yours. As a Capricorn, you’re a notorious workaholic, but it’s important to invest time in other areas of your life such as your relationships and any hobbies you might have. With substantial production skills, you would benefit from a role within a corporate organisation where your pathway of progression is clearly set out. Detail-orientated and resourceful you’d be well-suited to brand or account management. A role where you have several human touch-points would be ideal.
Best marketing jobs for Capricorn: Brand Manager, Head of Marketing, Account Director
Personality traits that are advantageous to Capricorn at work: ambitious, conservative, determined
Personality traits that might cause problems for Capricorn at work: distrusted, pessimistic, ruthless
Star signs that communicate well with Capricorn: Taurus, Leo, Virgo, Libra, Scorpio, Capricorn, Pisces
Star signs that don’t communicate well with Capricorn: Aquarius, Sagittarius, Aries
Aquarius (January 20 – February 18)
As an Aquarius, you are the free spirit of the zodiac. You’re the ideas person who enjoys thinking out-of-the-box. You’re a social person but you also enjoy spending time alone, making you a good all-rounder as an employee. It’s essential that you work somewhere that either gives you complete freedom or at least gives you the freedom to share some of your, perhaps, ‘wacky’ but brilliant ideas. A true creative, you’re a natural storyteller and your witty sense of humour makes you popular in the office. Generally, Aquarians are more suited to a career as an entrepreneur or to independent contracting work, so if this is something you’ve considered you should explore it. Your unusual methods of doing things are appealing to fellow creatives even if not everybody “gets’ you.
Best marketing jobs for Aquarius: Graphic Designer, Content Marketing Manager, Project Manager,
Personality traits that are advantageous to Aquarius at work: curious, imaginative, independent
Personality traits that might cause problems for Aquarius at work: unpredictable, detached, rebellious
Star signs that communicate well with Aquarius: Aries, Gemini, Libra, Sagittarius, Aquarius
Star signs that don’t communicate well with Aquarius: Taurus, Cancer, Scorpio, Capricorn
Pisces (February 19 – March 20)
As a Pisces, you’re very sensitive to the needs of others, and you’re the person in the office that everyone goes to if they’ve got a problem. You’re a bit of an office ‘Agony Aunt’, but take it as a compliment that your laidback and flexible nature makes you an approachable member of the team. Luckily, you do well in a variety of different marketing roles. As long are you’re able to get involved in clubs, training or mentoring, you tend to thrive in any workplace. You’re passionate, intuitive and artistic and you love to be the one to introduce new strategies and philosophies at work. A role which requires a creative eye would be ideal for you.
Best marketing jobs for Pisces: Art Director, Designer, Campaign Manager
Personality traits that are advantageous to Pisces at work: intuitive, sensitive, caring
Personality traits that might cause problems for Pisces at work: self-pitying, dreamer, easily influenced
Star signs that communicate well with Pisces: Cancer, Scorpio, Capricorn
Star signs that don’t communicate well with Pisces: Aries, Sagittarius
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