mental interests and abilities
He is an exacting perfectionist with a clear, logical, analytical mind and an aptitude for work that requires meticulous attention to detail and efficient organization. Well grounded and pragmatic, Foster tends to develop specialized skills and technical expertise in a practical field. Knowledge, ideas and theories do not really interest Jon Foster unless they are useful in a tangible way. He is inclined to analyze, measure, and dissect everything and to miss nuances and subtle shades of feeling and meaning in the process. His strengths lie in his precise thinking, careful craftsmanship and mastery of technical skills. Jon Foster tends to be very good at what he does and critical of others' work if it does not meet his high standards.
Jon Foster has a good understanding of group trends, politics, mass movements and community affairs. Sharing ideas with groups of people is something Foster does well and is likely to be involved with. Jon is an accomplished team player and is likely to be part of a successful group or large organization.
Jon has a knack for establishing a rapport and communicating with people, is blessed with great interpersonal skills, and is adept at dealing with the public. Jon Foster communicates concern, interest, and the ability to listen, which encourages people to open up and confide in him even if they do not know Jon well. Foster fosters close relationships with others by talking to them (even gossiping will do), or by writing intimate, personal letters. Women feel that Jon Foster understands them.
Jon has an ongoing interest in learning and expanding his mental horizons. He enjoys traveling, philosophical discussions and exchanging ideas with those who have different experiences and viewpoints. Broad-minded and fair, he is well-suited to law, consulting, diplomatic relations, as well as business. Jon Foster learns quickly, and can pick up on a new idea or concept with relative ease.
Although he is perceptive and attuned to the personal, human side of any issue (as described above), Jon Foster is also capable of considerable intellectual detachment and objectivity. Foster combines the qualities of being subjective and intuitive with a rational, analytical approach. Jon 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), Foster'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 Jon Foster may seesaw between his optimism and sense of broader possibilities, and his skepticism and need for facts and tangible proof.
Jon Foster 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 Jon Foster tends to be factual and to the point.
Foster will notice that the description below contradicts some of the statements made in the previous paragraphs. So far, Jon Foster's thinking was depicted as careful, conservative, methodical and possibly narrow or rigid, while the following information defines his mind as quick and innovative. Both are true! Jon Foster incorporates both ways of thinking - the inspired-inventive and the deductive-ordered. Here is a description of the more free-flowing aspect:
He is an original thinker, capable of unique discoveries and innovations, but he tends to scatter his energies in too many directions at once and to make impulsive or hasty decisions. Jon Foster grasps ideas very quickly and becomes impatient with duller or more conservative minds. A fast-moving, mentally stimulating, and unpredictable atmosphere suits Jon quite well, even though he may complain about the stress and the crazy pace. Jon Foster has a technical bent and is interested in the newest scientific theories and findings, electronics, computers, etc.
Jon Foster has a great mind coupled with great powers of suggestion. People may be drawn to Jon, fascinated by his energy and power. What he says has great weight with others and they believe him, because Foster speaks with great conviction.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mercury in Virgo
Mercury in 11th house
Moon Sextile Mercury
Mercury Trine Jupiter
Mercury aspects Moon and Saturn
Mercury aspects Jupiter and Saturn
Mercury Sextile Saturn
Mercury aspects Saturn and Uranus
Mercury Square Uranus
Mercury Conjunct Pluto/MC