Horoscopes for Oct. 11, 2016

Birthdays: Michelle Trachtenberg, 31; Trevor Donovan, 38; Matt Bomer, 39; Emily Deschanel, 40.

ARIES (March 21-April 19): Make plans that include the people you trust. A networking function will result in good fortune and new opportunities.

TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Changes can be made if undertaken for the right reasons. If you act based on emotional instability, you won’t get very far.

GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Keep your head above water when it comes to your professional position. Take care of your responsibilities before you opt to help someone else.

CANCER (June 21-July 22): Don’t be fooled by flattery. Someone will try to manipulate you to take on responsibilities that don’t belong to you. Engage in something that will add to your skills.

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Share your thoughts and feelings, and you will establish how you plan to move forward. Your interest in someone is likely to end up costing you.

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): A physical activity or competitive game will help relieve stress, allowing you to come up with an unusual but superb solution. Don’t worry about competition.

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Get together with your peers and collaborate with the people who are trying to reach a similar goal. Playtime with children will be rejuvenating.

SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Trouble will surface at home if you let emotional situations flare up. You are best to address issues and find solutions before it’s too late.

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Stay focused on your professional goals. Don’t let arguments erupt due to people trying to convince you to take a path that doesn’t interest you.

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Listen carefully but don’t believe everything you hear. Exaggeration will lead you to believe something that is unlikely to pan out.

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Don’t let a personal matter cost you professionally, financially or in matters of personal health.

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Make positive changes to your home, and the way you live. You’ll get the help you need as well as some interesting suggestions moving forward.