Last year brought for the Snake many chances of favorable starts, an optimistic spirit, regeneration and enthusiasm. Now, the dog year could bring the first significant results or confirmations of the previously started projects. There are also corrections of the initial estimates.
For those that have carefully planned their steps and actions things start to solidify and take shape. More activity and more resources are needed, but some sort of confidence appears which allows them to go on. It is easy for them to understand new phenomena and learn new skills.
The professional life is busy and demanding but this seems to motivate the Snake. However, there might be situations where it is not all up to them, so they will have to face all sorts of delays, rejections or objections which forces them to total involvement and deepening. Not everything seems natural or justified to them; they could lose their temper in certain situations or periods. This year, their endurance and their capacity to face challenges are being tested. The year is less favorable for changing the workplace; they would better prove the skills they have gained so far and their worth. Persistence in perfecting their talents and skills helps them make remarkable progress.
The financial level is important in 2018; they must invest in or spend some money for their projects or needs. For the most important investments, they would better start by making a serious analysis of the efficiency of the solutions they are presented with.
Luckily, professional activity and personal projects do not absorb them completely. They are interested in social relationships and in group activities. They may discover, by chance, a new field of interest for them and where they could obtain above average results.
They will pay a lot of attention to their emotional life. Those that are involved in some sort of complicated or blurry relationship want to make a firm decision: mutual involvement or breaking up. They want to make mutual long-term plans: move together, buy a house, get married. Those that are married spend a lot of time and interest in their relationship and family life. They want to invest in renovating their home, or into refurnishing it; they may think about buying equipment for household comfort.
Their health is generally good. They start to realize that they need to start doing some physical exercises or they should change their eating and diet habits and they will even pay attention and put some effort into these things.
• Those born in the year of the Fire Snake are very preoccupied with the changes in their professional lives. Their experience and passion allow them to remain amongst the most useful employees and to adapt to new conditions. They don’t like being inactive; many will start looking for alternative activities or will think about obtaining some benefits, even financial benefits, by making use of their hobbies. They still feel they are in good shape; they still wish to stay informed, to train and to be up to date with the technological innovations. They consider making some important time and money investments for their health.
• Those born in the year of the Earth Snake may be, at first, confused by all the changes happening around them, but they manage to adapt pretty easily. The professional level still has some interesting surprises and possibilities for them. They will face instability and change and they will have to be flexible about it and react quickly. This is a busy year on the financial level. They need to invest in and to spend for their plans for the future and for younger members of their families. That is why it is important to spend time looking for the best options from a financial point of view.
• For those born in the year of the Metal Snake changes on the professional level are on a daily basis. These could even be about the desire to occupy a position with more responsibilities, more similar to their imagination and vision. They need to devote time and attention when looking for a position in another organization; however, they must be ready to seize opportunities. The social level is busy; events put them in contact with many people and they may encounter important contacts for their evolution. The fever and the efforts that the dog year demand must make them pay a lot of attention to their health. Changes in their lifestyle must be done.
• Those born in the year of the Water Snake are still at an age where the fluidity of the professional level suits them. They try to observe the good side of any change that occurs in their environment. They find interesting professional and personal training courses. They still have the time and the desire to invest in developing their skills and talents. Maybe the practical effects are not so obvious, but they possess the wisdom of looking towards the future. They pay a lot of attention to the quality of their relationships on the social level. They don’t want to get involved in relations that are not based on solid grounds or that do not offer them moral or emotional satisfaction.