mental interests and abilities
Gustavo Santaolalla is a person of strong opinions and he expresses his views energetically and often dramatically. He is an entertaining speaker and tends to embellish or exaggerate in order to get his point across. Gustavo has an aptitude for storytelling and performing. Even if his arena is only the classroom or dining room table, Santaolalla puts on a good show. Gustavo has an abundance of creative ideas and he does not enjoy a job in which he has no creative input or does not share in the decision-making. Gustavo Santaolalla could be an effective politician, spokesperson, group leader, director or coach.
Gustavo Santaolalla thinks a great deal about his career, his reputation and public image, and the way he makes a contribution or impact on the world at large. Public speaking or some other form of communication is likely to be an important aspect of Gustavo Santaolalla's work.
He is a natural psychologist or counselor, interested in the inner motivations, feelings, personal life, relationships and problems of others. Santaolalla is a sympathetic listener and he also loves to (endlessly!) discuss his own experiences and feelings. Gustavo Santaolalla tends to be very personal and subjective in his point of view. He has a talent for getting others to talk about their lives, dreams, desires and other things that are meaningful to them. Gustavo Santaolalla could be an excellent interviewer, reporter or biographer. Idle talk and gossip are his vices.
The study of the past - history, archeology, genealogy, etc. - is of great interest to him. Psychology, symbolism, mythology and languages are also areas that Gustavo Santaolalla is drawn to.
Gustavo Santaolalla has an abundance of ideas, interests, and plans for the future, and may find it difficult to focus on any single area. He is not a specialist for he seeks a broad overview; he wants a glance of the whole picture rather than a close scrutiny of its components. Philosophy, religion or other areas of theoretical speculation interest him.
He also possesses foresight, numerous enterprising ideas and a gambling instinct - all of which contribute to his success in the business world. However, Santaolalla's optimism and grand vision can also get him into trouble. Gustavo Santaolalla sometimes promises more than he can deliver, glosses over important details that come back to haunt him later, and overestimates the potential of an idea or product.
Traveling is a great love of Santaolalla's, especially if there is a mind-expanding or educational aspect involved, and Gustavo Santaolalla may travel extensively in his work. Consulting or education would be ideal fields for him.
Although he is perceptive and attuned to the personal, human side of any issue (as described above), Gustavo Santaolalla is also capable of considerable intellectual detachment and objectivity. Santaolalla combines the qualities of being subjective and intuitive with a rational, analytical approach. Gustavo has an introverted frame of mind and tends to dissect or deeply analyze his own inner life and experiences as well as those of others.
Although broadminded and interested in the philosophical or long-range implications of any plan (as mentioned earlier), Santaolalla's mind is clear and practical as well. His wide-ranging ideas and interests are grounded by a sense of realism and order. At times Gustavo Santaolalla may seesaw between his optimism and sense of broader possibilities, and his skepticism and need for facts and tangible proof.
Gustavo Santaolalla has a great capacity for concentration, handling details, and learning about subjects others might find ponderous, too technical or dry. He could easily become a teacher of some specialized skill or field of knowledge. Practical applications and techniques are his forte. In speech Gustavo Santaolalla tends to be factual and to the point.
Suspecting that appearances are superficial and mask the "nitty-gritty", Gustavo Santaolalla is always probing beneath the surface to uncover the deeper, hidden recesses. He is interested in anything secret or mysterious. Gustavo Santaolalla has great powers of concentration and a penetrating mind, with an aptitude for research, investigative reporting or detective work. He is also keenly observant and seems to have "x-ray vision" regarding the inner motivations and intentions of other people. Gustavo Santaolalla would make an excellent psychotherapist, uncovering the deeper causes and roots of a person's emotional problems. He may also be drawn to esoteric or occult studies and the development of unusual mental powers. He is fascinated by stories of mystery, intrigue and espionage.
Gustavo has an eye for artistic work and has the ability to set his thoughts and feelings in motion. Santaolalla can be a spellbinder and could give stimulating ideas to other people. His parental home probably was filled with intellectual and artistic stimulations.
Gustavo Santaolalla has a great mind coupled with great powers of suggestion. People may be drawn to Gustavo, fascinated by his energy and power. What he says has great weight with others and they believe him, because Santaolalla speaks with great conviction.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mercury in Leo
Mercury in 10th house
Moon Conjunct Mercury
Mercury Square Jupiter
Mercury aspects Moon and Saturn
Mercury aspects Jupiter and Saturn
Mercury Sextile Saturn
Mercury Conjunct Pluto
Mercury Conjunct Venus/Uranus
Mercury Conjunct Pluto/MC