mental interests and abilities
Clear, objective and realistic, he is unimpressed by exaggerated claims or promises. Phil Donahue insists on being shown the facts behind any statement he hears, and his natural skepticism often borders on cynicism. Donahue approaches problems clearly and rationally and maintains his poise and objectivity even in the midst of critical situations. Anyone seeking Donahue's advice is certain to get an unemotional and unbiased assessment of their situation, and Phil - therefore - makes a good arbitrator or judge. He is thorough, conscientious and disciplined in his thinking, and has an aptitude for business, organization and administration. Phil Donahue is also a good strategist, and he will plan and patiently follow a realistic course which will lead to his eventual success. Serious-minded and studious, Donahue enjoys quiet time alone for thinking or reading.
Phil Donahue 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 communications of some other kind is likely to be an important aspect of the work Phil Donahue does.
Phil Donahue 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 Phil Donahue tends to be factual and to the point.
Donahue will notice that the description below contradicts some of the statements made in the previous paragraphs. So far, Phil Donahue'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! Phil Donahue incorporates both ways of thinking - the inspired-inventive and the deductive-ordered. Here is a description of the more free-flowing aspect:
Independent and freethinking, Phil Donahue dislikes being told what to do and how to do it, and he especially does not like being told how to think, for Phil insists on discovering his own truth. Phil Donahue does well in a rather unstructured environment that allows him to make his own decisions and to respond to the needs of the moment, rather than following a routine, standardized way of doing things. He is also suited to a fast-paced atmosphere, which Donahue finds exciting and stimulating. His mind functions in an intuitive, nonlinear fashion and sudden insights and flashes of inspiration often come to him "out of the blue". Phil has an aptitude for science and new technologies are of particular interest to him. Phil Donahue also has a penchant for astrology or other esoteric sciences.
Phil Donahue has a healthy, stimulating and encouraging family environment. Donahue loves to exchange news and ideas with others and may be especially fond of associating with young people.
He is adaptable and very social and loves to entertain. Because of his charm and outgoing personality, Phil Donahue draws others to him. Phil has an innate nurturing instinct and he loves to take care of others. But Donahue also knows what appeals to the public and could be a good salesman.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mercury in Capricorn
Mercury in 10th house
Mercury Sextile Saturn
Mercury aspects Saturn and Uranus
Mercury Trine Uranus
Mercury Conjunct Sun/N. Node
Mercury Conjunct Moon/Asc.