Virgo is well-suited to any career in which thoroughness, attention to detail, and efficiency are required.
This is an employee who will get things done right, even if he or she drives everyone crazy in the process. Virgo is very particular and neat, keeping a well-organized and spotless work area. Excellent records are kept, and everything has a place.
Virgos are not temperamentally suited to a job where constant chaos and changing priorities are an everyday reality. They prefer a career that allows them complete control over their work and environment. Virgo usually gains a solid reputation for quality and an untarnished record.
Virgo needs to have clear direction and expectations. This sign will get easily stressed if instructions are vague or there are last-minute changes. He or she is motivated to work within established standards and to follow company policy.
Read on to see which careers are best suited to Virgo:
Virgos are known far and wide for their eye for detail, critical nature, and head for figures. In this career, they can indulge their need to go over financial matters with a fine-tooth comb. Taking on this challenge will not win them a popularity contest. They can, however, get a lot of satisfaction by being thorough and feeling highly superior. The tax auditor lives to find mistakes and fraud.
A life-long interest in health and nutrition may lead some Virgos to pursue this avenue as a career. One way to help make the world a better place is to teach people how to take care of themselves with good eating habits. Virgos practice what they preach and can speak from experience. There is the tendency, though, for Virgo to recommend a program that is too austere. Not everyone has such a virtuous attitude toward food.
An interest in health and natural healing could become a satisfying avenue for Virgos to explore. They are always experimenting with herbs, vitamins, and health foods, and some may decide to study the science in depth. This choice could be lucrative and would appeal to Virgo's need for security. Virgos are always striving for perfection, in themselves and in others. This way, they can safely suggest lifestyle changes in a professional capacity and not come across as control freaks.
Life at home for Virgo is a non-stop whirl of housework, laundry, and straightening up. Why not get paid to indulge this sense of order and cleanliness by becoming a professional housecleaner? Virgo's sense of perfection will come in handy when working to certain standards. Virgo will do the job by the book and then give everything a second white-glove test. No speck of dust, fingerprint, or scuff mark is safe from the discerning eye of Virgo.
This sign is very organized and efficient and has great attention to detail. These are ideal traits for organizing someone else's time and stuff - especially if that someone is super busy or important. Virgo expertly organizes functions, schedules, meetings, and travel, and he or she won't complain if the boss delegates secondary tasks such as house-sitting, personal shopping, typing term papers, and running miscellaneous errands. Since they really have two jobs, their own and babysitting the boss, Virgo assistants must be very good at multitasking.