It is said that the meaning of communication is the response you get. In prediction nothing is more important than the client’s response, for he or she knows more about the potential future than the astrologer. Prediction works when astrologer and client cooperate to co-create a believable and attractive future. Transits and progressions help create the overall picture, but if you want to be able to explain in exquisite detail what is going on, then you need the chart for the moment the consultation starts. This talk explains how.