drive and ambition
Lapo Elkann avoids direct confrontation as much as possible and is uncomfortable with aggressiveness, competition and personal power. His ego drive is not very dominant and Elkann is not especially ambitious or eager to push his way to the top. He may feel inadequate in situations that call for strong, forceful action. The only instance in which Lapo Elkann will really fight is when he senses that his loved ones - or something dear to him- are being jeopardized, in which case he is a fierce defender. Lapo Elkann has a very strong protective side. He acts on impulse and instinct and may lash out at anyone he perceives as threatening to Lapo's home or family. However, Lapo Elkann will rarely initiate a confrontation. His goals also tend to be very personal and centered on family closeness and inner satisfaction rather than worldly achievement.
He is sensitive to stress and does not handle a high-pressured, competitive atmosphere very well. Lapo Elkann is very touchy, irritable and difficult to live with when there are many demands or stressful situations at work. His energy level varies and is very dependent on the emotional harmony (or lack thereof) in his home. A supportive partner is very instrumental in helping Elkann to achieve his goals and desires.
Lapo Elkann encounters numerous challenges and possibly defeats in the pursuit of his goals and desires, and his setbacks often occur because Lapo has been too rash or intent on satisfying his own will regardless of the impact on others. Lapo Elkann is intense and passionate, and simply does not know when to stop sometimes! Recklessness with others can be a problem for Elkann.
Lapo Elkann has a powerful will and when he wants something, he pursues it passionately and relentlessly until he achieves it. He may be so driven by his desire that he loses all objectivity. Lapo Elkann often becomes compulsive, even obsessed, with doing or achieving something, no matter what the costs or how hard he must work for it. His forcefulness may be veiled or subtle, for often Elkann does not reveal his real aims and intentions to others until they cross him. Intense power struggles and relationships with a strong dominance/submissiveness theme are likely to erupt. Lapo Elkann has enormous energy reserves, and is capable of extraordinary effort and great achievement if he uses his energies for constructive purposes.
Lapo Elkann seems to lack determination and has a sense of inferiority. He tends to think negatively about himself and is inclined to downgrade himself. But Lapo Elkann has strong self-control, accepts hardship well and has the desire to overcome his difficulties.
Language, words, communication, networking, clarity of speech or writing, being a messenger or go-between - these are key features in his career, as well as how Lapo Elkann goes about achieving his goals and ambitions. "Work smarter, not harder" is Elkann's motto.
Lapo Elkann has a beautiful soul, is aesthetically inclined and has a love of fine arts. He may want to be involved in a career where art, acting or beauty is paramount. His parents are supportive and Lapo is likely to have a harmonious home and business life.
He tends to deem himself irresistible and may give the impression of being a bit snobbish. Lapo Elkann tends to concentrate mostly on himself and expects others to adapt to his wishes. Lapo is very creative and strives to be the best artistically.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mars in Cancer
Mars in 8th house
Mars Square Pluto
Mars Conjunct Moon/Saturn
MC Conjunct Mercury
MC Conjunct Sun/Venus
MC Conjunct Venus/Pluto