This advice remains in effect for the rest of the month and beyond. On October 31, trickster Mercury—the planet of communication, technology and travel—turns retrograde in Scorpio until November Been craving a little more offline time? Start your digital detox now. Need space from a friend whose hysterics have become exhausting? Use the retrograde to reconnect with old contacts and let this draining dynamic die down. Since Mercury retrograde can cause electronic data and devices to go up in smoke, be sure to back up all your most important files long before Halloween.
Sparks could fly with a colleague or someone you meet at a professional event. Thank you, next!
You can inspire others to be THEIR best selves and believe in their ability to create a loving, supportive bond. Let the story unfold organically! On October 8, Venus leaves Mars alone to heat up this professional sector when she moves on to Scorpio and your social, lighter-hearted eleventh house. This confusing opposition of the love planet in your friendship zone and unpredictable Uranus in your romance sector is by nature destabilizing! Make your power moves NOW, Capricorn. With the Sun in Libra and your ambitious, status-boosting tenth house until October 23, the time is ripe for you to go after your goals with gusto.
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Even better? Cosmic catalyst Mars is blazing through lofty Libra from October 4 to November 19, turning your professional sector into a heat zone. Be prepared—and proactive—about going after those A-list contacts and objectives. And be sure to look good while doing it. Give some thought to your brand: Are you known for your dapper collection of Goorin Bros.
Chatty and innovative Mercury starts an extended visit to Scorpio on October 3, brightening your eleventh house of teamwork and technology. Reach out to your crew through the interwebs AND in-person meetups for leads, testimonials and promising intros. Start showing up at industry events later this month, once the Sun moves into Scorpio on October The Scorpio new moon on October 27 is a brilliant day to debut a refreshed look-and-feel of your online portfolio, or maybe to sign up for digital course or join a professional group.
Someone you meet at a gathering could start opening doors in the coming weeks. Pay it forward by playing superconnector yourself! Back up your most important data and be careful what you post. Take a breather before you overreact or, worse, burn a bridge. This, too, shall pass.
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On a positive note, this Mercury backspin is a perfect time to reconnect with old friends. They may have good news and promising leads! Key Dates: October 7: Mercury-Uranus opposition However tempting it may be to lash out at someone for something that deserves to be called out, stand down.