You may get an impressive paycheck around August 14, allowing you to afford a few luxuries. Take this opportunity to buy things that will advance your career. A handsome interview suit, new computer, or terrific smartphone will improve your professional prospects. Toward the end of the month you'll be given some work that's out of your sphere of expertise. Don't be afraid to ask for training or guidance. Your employer could send you to get advanced training. This course won't be easy, but it will improve your value to the company. Best of all, the skills you acquire can be easily transferred to other fields.