Today’s Birthday (04/02/20). Your career leaps forward this year. Collaboration with a powerful team is essential. A change in summer travel destinations leads to a beautiful domestic phase. Challenges with a professional project and communications next winter lead to an educational epiphany. Follow where your heart calls.

To get the advantage, check the day’s rating: 10 is the easiest day, 0 the most challenging.

Aries (March 21-April 19) — Today is an 8 — Handle practical matters before setting into fun and games. Avoid controversy. Things may not go as expected. Wait for better conditions. Relax and rest.

Taurus (April 20-May 20) — Today is an 8 — Household matters demand attention. Stay in rather than going out. Clean an unexpected mess. Find what you need nearby. Relax with good company and food.

Gemini (May 21-June 20) — Today is an 8 — Enjoy a good story. An unplanned twist carries you away. Don’t get distracted by a troll. Prioritize good conversation. Craft an interesting plot.

Cancer (June 21-July 22) — Today is a 9 — The next few days are good for making money. Estimate what’s needed to get the job done. Figure out different options and prioritize.

Leo (July 23-Aug. 22) — Today is a 9 — You’re gaining confidence. Take charge to produce the results you want. Flex your artistic power. Get creative and stay flexible with unexpected changes.

Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) — Today is an 8 — Consider all possibilities. Look back for insight on the road ahead. Clean house and make plans. Meditate on your dreams, realized. Imagine immense success.

Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 22) — Today is an 8 — Your charm is captivating. Social interactions encourage collaboration and connection on a deeper level. Listen and learn. Discover something new about an old friend.

Scorpio (Oct. 23-Nov. 21) — Today is a 7 — Consider your dream job. What would it look like? Who would be there? Make charts, pictures or collages. Imagine perfection and take notes.

Sagittarius (Nov. 22-Dec. 21) — Today is an 8 — Do the homework and review notes. Learn valuable tricks by studying and practicing. Travel to experience your subject in person. Prepare for an exploration.

Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) — Today is a 9 — Make sure the numbers add up. Determine financial strategies to maximize savings. Collaborate for a common goal. Pad the budget for potential shortfalls.

Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 18) — Today is a 7 — Remember what’s most important and let the little stuff go. Withhold judgments and complaints. Cutting corners costs you. Coordinate with a partner for shared gain.

Pisces (Feb. 19-March 20) — Today is a 7 — Maintain physical energy with steady practices, despite surprises or changes. Demand for your work is rising. Nurture yourself with good food, exercise and rest.