drive and ambition
Bert McCracken seesaws between being too pushy, confrontational and insistent on doing things his way, and being too eager to please, without a clear, definite goal of his own. Bert McCracken strives for a balance between acting independently and assertively - and working cooperatively and interdependently with others. He may feel frustrated at times that he cannot simply do what HE wants and that he must always accommodate the needs and desires of others. Or he may feel hesitant to act in a positive, assertive manner if he does not have the support and approval of other people. Either way, he is not a loner. Bert McCracken achieves his goals by collaborating and joining forces with others, by being a team player. He is very concerned with the concept of fairness and becomes quite indignant and vocal if he senses someone is being taken advantage of. Bert McCracken avoids extremism and favors a balanced, moderate approach to living. He is unlikely to push himself too hard or to become fanatically driven to reach his goals.
McCracken plays vigorously and enjoys competitive games and physical rough-and-tumble activities. Athletics and/or physical activities have great appeal for him. Bert McCracken takes the initiative in sports and also in romantic relationships: he is ardent in pursuing anything he desires.
He is very serious about attaining his goals and feels that keeping his nose to the grindstone is the only way to do it. It is by working hard, keeping up his efforts and focusing on a single objective that Bert McCracken achieves his aims in life. Bert exercises great self-control, even self-denial, in order to accomplish what he desires. He meets obstacles stoically and struggles patiently through difficult circumstances. Bert McCracken feels that he must rely on himself alone and that he must shoulder all of the responsibility. He can be a harsh disciplinarian, expecting far too much of himself and others. Bert often holds himself back, doubting his own power and ability. He may feel that he meets great resistance whenever he tries to assert himself or take initiative, which is very frustrating to McCracken. However, Bert McCracken has the power to endure and a dogged determination to overcome all obstacles.
Discipline, concentration, a realistic sense of what is attainable, and steady dedication to achieving his ambitions are the keys to Bert's progress. Bert McCracken is apt to move slowly but constantly in the direction of his goals, and solid achievement is the outcome of this conservative approach.
Bert McCracken possesses great zeal and passion for achieving his aspirations in life, and can be something of a fanatic when he sets his sights on a goal. Bert could do research work, psychological investigation, even detective work - anything that involves delving beneath the surface for hidden elements. A great love of mystery and exploring the unknown fuels many of Bert's personal ambitions.
Bert has two different career paths which appeal to him, and which may at some point be blended. The first has to do with the arts, entertainment, film, or music industry. The other is an involvement in the ministry, social betterment, charity or volunteer work. Bert McCracken has a high degree of sensitivity and this compassion is apt to be a key factor in his professional decisions and overall goals in life.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mars in Libra
Mars in 5th house
Mars Conjunct Saturn
Saturn Trine MC
Pluto Trine MC
Neptune Sextile MC