When Jupiter transits the Tenth House the desire for growth and expansion influences your career, vocation, sense of responsibility and the structure of your life. This transit will improve your career prospects through promotion or recognition for earlier work. You might want to expand the scope of your professional life or status in society so you can accomplish more. You might look for a better job or try to improve your current work situation in some way. This might involve quitting a secure job with good pay in order to take up the opportunity to pursue your true vocation. You won’t necessarily get more money, but you’ll enjoy the work and feel that it has a future.
Your self-confidence will be high now and opportunities should come your way. You might gain rewards from earlier work or bring an ongoing project to a successful conclusion. Your professional life should be flowing smoothly and you’ll be able to make progress and expand your business. This won’t be the peak of your professional achievement – that comes when Saturn crosses the Midheaven and enters the 10th house. But Jupiter here means you’re on your way and you can take advantage of this time to grow in the direction that’s right for you. Be careful not to overdo the expansion or push yourself too far. Plan wisely and think things through to ensure you have a safety net should the business encounter difficulties later.
This caution applies to your attitude too. You’ll want to push yourself forward as much as you can to improve your career and social standing, but try not to become overbearing and arrogant. Jupiter can bring greater success but it can also expand your ego. Don’t start to believe you’re better or more important than you really are, and try to be realistic about what you actually have accomplished.
But since many people tend to underestimate themselves and their achievements, there’s a chance that this transit will just mean you have the opportunity to feel good about yourself for a change. You’ll be feeling more confident now which will make it easier to believe in yourself.
Possibilities with Jupiter transiting the 10th:
- Increased prosperity or status
- Professional recognition
- Expansion of a business
- Travel in connection with business or work
- Career advancement or promotion
- Increased job opportunities
Watch out for:
- Over-expansion in business leading to problems later
- Overestimating your accomplishments
Jupiter expands and clarifies your vision and sense of vocation. You know where you’re going and where you want to end up, and this could be the time when you finally get there, or make a greater effort to do so. Any effort you make now will produce results more easily, as if the way has been cleared for you, and you’ll feel capable of handling whatever comes your way.
See also: Jupiter Transits to Midheaven
- Relationships and Life Cycles – Stephen Arroyo
- Planets in Transit – Robert Hand
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