Original
Western Astrology

Leo: Hear Me Roar



by Jo Tracey July 24, 2012 08:22 PM EST

 So, I’m having coffee with a Scorpio friend.

He’s been on a bit of a recruitment drive lately and is determined to build the perfect team. He wants the right people on the front counter, the right people behind the counter and the right people leading the team. But he’s a Scorpio Boss so he also wants some control over the situation as well. Well durrrrrr.

‘So,’ he says, ‘I’ve just employed a Leo for the front counter…what should I know about her?’

Despite Leo’s warm and confident exterior, deep inside she struggles with the journey. Yet, she is usually able to mask the fear- the concept of faking it until she becomes it.

Her pride is such that she doesn’t want to do something unless she can do it well enough to be proud of it. Sure she wants the accolades- why shouldn’t she?

She also wants to know that you believe in her- it is at this point that she is at her most energetic, inspirational and aspirational. It is also at this point that you will see the welcoming warmth and loyalty of the Leo Sun.

If not managed well, the Lion can, without a doubt, tend to laziness. Whilst she can be reluctant to take on menial tasks, like all fire signs she needs something creative to get stuck into and hates routine.  Really clever managers may be able to talk it up, but when Leo finds herself in a cubicle poring over rows and rows of figures or lines of code, well, surely there is someone else to do jobs like that?

As a fixed sign, Leo can hold onto out dated processes and also be reluctant to take on new responsibilities- not because she is change resistant, but because of the confidence issue we spoke about before. Leo is not really that complicated- she simply doesn’t want to look bad or be seen not to be able to do her job as well as she thinks you need. When asked about her options, proud Leo will always talk up the number of irons she has in the fire.

How to deal with this? Simple- believe in her. Even if you know she doesn’t believe in herself. More importantly, let her know you believe in her. Your confidence gives her confidence. Play it like she does- even if you have doubts about her ability to master something new, give her the benefit of the doubt and make like you do believe in her. Likewise, that confidence will be bolstered by recognition. If he has done a good job, tell her. A mention in despatches does amazing things for Leo self confidence. And Leo self confidence will be rewarded with a vibrant, inspired and engaged workplace.

The Leo journey is not a comfortable one. It does involve the real life equivalent of stalking a cat walk in heels which not only defy gravity, but also pinch and hurt. But life was not meant to be easy, and self expression can cause a little pain- as can really high heels.

Leo will challenge her Scorpio Boss- but only through a little friction are we tempted out of the comfort zone and into the growth zone. I told him all of this- I told him to expect a little roaring now and then…I also told him to make sure the lighting is adjusted.

Share a free sample The Goddess Within. Express your potential and desires from a woman's point of view. Learn about your personal power and how to express it!

 

 
Find your path to fulfillment with a Free Psychic Reading. Call 1-800-749-5790 right now!
 
Can't get enough astrology? Icon fb Like us on Facebook!
 
you may also be interested in...
The Stars This Week: January 19-25, 2015
The Stars This Week: January 12-18, 2015
The Stars This Week: January 5-11, 2015
The Stars This Week: December 29, 2014 - January 4, 2015
Monthly Summary for October 2014
Monthly Summary for September 2014
Monthly Summary for August 2014
Monthly Summary for July 2014

Astrology On the Go

ASTROLOGY NEWSLETTERS

Wake Up to Your Horoscope
in Your Inbox

Start your day with a dose of the cosmos -- get your daily horoscope delivered straight to your email!

related articles
 
Get That Raise Using Astrology
Get That Raise Using Astrology

Are funding issues cramping your lifestyle? Consider asking the boss for a salary adjustment.... read more »

 
Mercury in Aquarius: Release Your Inner Einstein
Mercury in Aquarius: Release Your Inner Einstein

On Sunday, January 4, you might feel a sudden rush of fierce brainpower. You can thank (or blame,... read more »

 
Entering 2015 With a BIG Bang of Success as Mars Opposes Jupiter
Entering 2015 With a BIG Bang of Success as Mars Opposes Jupiter

It’s hard to believe that 2014 is almost over. Thanks to the stars, time has seemed to move... read more »

 
New astro forecast sheep 300x250

featured bloggers


Cathy Pagano


Cathy Pagano
Cathy Pagano, M.A. began working with her dreams as a teenager, which led her to train at the C. G. Jung-Institute, Zurich in the late '70s. While there, Carl Jung's daughter advised her to study astrology and since then, she has used astrology in... read more

Astrology.com videos
3993223620001
3993223617001
3993223617001
3993236917001
3993236914001
3993223650001
3993236930001
3993223646001
3993236932001
3993223659001
3993236940001
3993223159001
3993244261001
ast:div-chinese:vid:asdhlovescope
Today's Cosmic Calendar
 
Today's Planetary Forecast

After two days of relative peace and quiet from the cosmic perspective, suddenly the drums of planetary warfare begin... read more »

 
The Stars This Week!
 
The Stars This Week

Delay Decisions! January 19 brings an inspiring Mars-Neptune conjunction, giving you the imagination and energy to... read more »