drive and ambition
Joan Crawford seesaws between being too pushy, confrontational and insistent on doing things her way, and being too eager to please, without a clear, definite goal of her own. Joan Crawford strives for a balance between acting independently and assertively - and working cooperatively and interdependently with others. She may feel frustrated at times that she cannot simply do what HE wants and that she must always accommodate the needs and desires of others. Or she may feel hesitant to act in a positive, assertive manner if she does not have the support and approval of other people. Either way, she is not a loner. Joan Crawford achieves her goals by collaborating and joining forces with others, by being a team player. She is very concerned with the concept of fairness and becomes quite indignant and vocal if she senses someone is being taken advantage of. Joan Crawford avoids extremism and favors a balanced, moderate approach to living. She is unlikely to push herself too hard or to become fanatically driven to reach her goals.
She is a team player and works well in collaboration with others who share her goals, ideals, and intentions. Joan Crawford can coordinate group efforts and inspire people to work toward a shared goal.
Team sports are also a lot of fun for Joan, and she could be a leader, coach, or director of any group endeavor.
While Joan Crawford enjoys challenging herself to extend her abilities or try new activities, she is apt to bite off more than she can chew. Failures or accidents due to overestimating her prowess or capacities and being overly eager and poorly prepared, may result. Fortunately these disappointments or blunders do not dampen Joan's spirits or her ambitions permanently; she has a lot of resilience and optimism. Most likely Joan Crawford will need to develop her physical coordination and sense of timing in order to do some of the activities she dreams of doing.
Although enterprising and proactive, Joan Crawford is also capable of ample much self-discipline, patience and effort. She may swing from confidence and trust in the future to pessimism and doubt, when it comes to achieving her aims in life.
Joan Crawford has the gift of endurance and perseverance, as well as the willingness to work hard to achieve her objectives. Once she decides she wants something or makes a commitment, Joan Crawford will do it "even if it takes forever". Self-discipline comes naturally to Joan and she instinctively realizes that any creative achievement is "10% inspiration, 90% perspiration". Crawford chooses practical, realistic goals and pursues them step-by-step in a well-planned, orderly fashion. Joan Crawford likes to concentrate on one thing at a time and she does a thorough job. She enjoys working in solitude, and often feels she does her best work when she is alone.
Joan has an aptitude for detective or research work, or any field that involves digging beneath the surface for the hidden elements. An interest in psychology, hypnosis, and utilizing subconscious forces or subliminal messages may well be a key factor in her career.
Whatever her choice of profession, Joan Crawford is apt to feel a sense of inner mission about it and may pursue it with great zeal and intensity.
Joan Crawford seems to lack the drive needed to deal with situations and depends a lot on her subconscious insights. Crawford's energy tends to be a bit low and feelings of hopelessness and inferiority may plague Joan quite often.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mars in Libra
Mars in 11th house
Mars Quincunx Jupiter
Mars aspects Jupiter and Saturn
Mars Trine Saturn
Pluto Sextile MC
MC Conjunct Mars/Neptune