One of the twelve signs of the Chinese zodiac is the rooster, this rotates on a yearly basis. People who were born in the years; 1921, 1933, 1945, 1957, 1969, 1981, 1993, as well as 2005, are in fact Roosters and the next chinese lunar cycle for this sign is in 2017.
People who were born in the year of the Rooster tend to be confident, self-assured and unwavering much like the animal itself. Where do you think the term cocky originated from? Although cocky is generally used in a derogatory tone, Roosters implement their self-confidence equally for greatness. Often times Roosters become strong leaders achieving great things, this is due to their belief in themselves.
The confidence which Roosters possess is also channelled into utmost honesty. Roosters have no problem telling it like it is, this is one of the reasons why they are great leaders, uncomfortable truths are never sugar coated by the Rooster. There is never any concern of a Rooster hiding anything, it is not something that is in their nature. When problems occur the Rooster will talk them out and they tend to wear their emotions on their sleeves.
Roosters are very motivated individuals, this motivation is something which they can also channel into others, this is another one of their leadership qualities. Due to their confidence which is unshakable, where many other signs may be unsure or indecisive, Roosters decide on a path and simply go for it. If a Rooster is heading a project, getting started will not be a problem, it will, however, be difficult for them to adjust a plan to adapt to fresh challenges.
Roosters have a very straightforward way of being social and charming. An old school Hollywood star partying are a large high-class event is what comes to mind when you imagine a Roosters personalty. Roosters are gregarious and outgoing, in a social situation inserting themselves and becoming the centre of attention is not a problem. They can easily break the ice thanks to their self-confidence simply by telling stories about themselves, this is where other signs may become concerned that what they have to say will not be interesting.
Roosters have a tendency to be overachievers. Living up to their talk as well as giving themselves things that will back up their confidence becomes an obsession for the Rooster. Their entire life will be poured into a project they are passionate about, they generally have a long list of things they have accomplished and can brag about.
For the most part, Roosters are confident, outgoing although if they do not keep their personality in check, they can be a bit abrasive. When at their best, Roosters are highly accomplished, motivated and charming people who are always moving forward in life.