mental interests and abilities
Tom has the ability to concentrate and become completely immersed in his work. Tom Conti seems to know things at an instinctive, nonverbal level and prefers learning through direct experience or apprenticeship rather than through books or lectures. Tom has mechanical ability and works well with his hands. Conti could become adept at sculpture, pottery, carpentry or anything that involves manual creativity.Biology (and related fields such as medicine) interests him as well. Tom Conti also has an instinctive rapport with animals, and may feel that he relates better to them than to people! Tom Conti tends to become narrowly focused on his own specialized interests and may not have much to say or communicate outside of that particular field.
Tom Conti has a good understanding of group trends, politics, mass movements and community affairs. Sharing ideas with groups of people is something Conti does well and is likely to be involved with. Tom is an accomplished team player and is likely to be part of a successful group or large organization.
Tom 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. Tom Conti communicates concern, interest, and the ability to listen, which encourages people to open up and confide in him even if they do not know Tom well. Conti fosters close relationships with others by talking to them (even gossiping will do), or by writing intimate, personal letters. Women feel that Tom Conti understands them.
Tom Conti appreciates aesthetics and has a fine sense of form, design and beauty. He could develop considerable technical skills as an artist, designer, craftsman or creative writer. Conti could also sell objects of beauty such as artistic products, cosmetics, jewelry, etc.
Tom Conti has the ability to please and harmonize well with others and a talent for assuaging strain in the relationships of other people. His sense of humor, tact, and personal charm are a great asset when working with people one-on-one.
Although his tact was commented on above, Tom Conti can also be very direct, even brutally frank, in the way he communicates, as mentioned below.
His desire to make a point sometime overrides his receptivity to others' views. He can be a good listener, but Tom Conti often finds it hard not to speak out.
Tom Conti tends to seesaw between holding his tongue and lashing out. This verbal self-control seems to create internal tension, so that when Conti finally does speak his mind, there is quite a bit of resentment or energy between the lines. Learning to state an opinion without making it an attack is important. When out of balance, Tom Conti is prone to frequent, irritating little accidents such as cutting his fingers or getting burned.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mercury in Scorpio
Mercury in 11th house
Moon Sextile Mercury
Mercury Sextile Venus
Mercury aspects Venus and Mars
Mercury aspects Moon and Mars
Mercury Quincunx Mars