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Success in business doesn't always result from beating out the competition and dominating your market. It's not all about demographics, target audiences and Google hits. There is such a thing as the human touch. When you make your employees feel valued or interact with your customers on a day-to-day basis, then you build community and cooperation. This creates a very real presence in a world overrun by bureaucratic mazes and call centers that dump people into phone banks. Yes, it may take extra time out of your day to mediate gripes, answer all of those emails personally and touch base with clients, but you will see how those efforts pay off in loyalty, support and increased revenue when Mercury trines Jupiter on March 26.
VIRGO (Aug. 22 - Sept. 21)
You have friends in high places, and now's the time to use them. Circumstances couldn't be more opportune to ask them for a favor, a recommendation or a valuable introduction. They can open doors and wallets for you. You want to do this when you're riding a wave of good fortune and not when you're down on your luck. People would much rather back someone who makes them look good, which is why they say that success has many friends. So get over your "save it for a rainy day" mentality and make the rounds.