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Eskild Jensen

Eskild Jensen (28 April 1925 – 1 April 2013) is a Norwegian civil servant and politician for the Labour Party.

He was born in Vestre Aker as a son of executive Eskild Jensen Sr. (1876–1955) and teacher Elizabeth Kobro (1889–1985). In 1957 he married civil servant Inger Aarskog. He enrolled at Oslo Commerce School, but as the occupation of Norway by Nazi Germany commenced in the same year, Jensen soon prioritized to work in the Norwegian resistance movement. He distributed an illegal newspaper compiled from BBC radio reports; listening to these was also illegal. He was caught by Gestapo in 1942, tortured, and imprisoned in the concentration camps Grini and from May 1943 to 1945 Sachsenhausen.After the war Jensen graduated in economics from the University of Oslo. In 1961 he was hired in the Ministry of Finance. He worked for the Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation from 1962 to 1967 and 1969 to 1974. In 1974 he was appointed deputy under-secretary of state in the Ministry of Transport and Communications before serving as State Secretary in the Office of the Prime Minister from 1976 to 1980, as part of the Nordli's Cabinet. From 1980 to 1992 he served as director of the Norwegian Directorate of Public Roads.

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Some of their strengths

Eskild Jensen has many admirable traits.

Based on spiritual traditions from around the world, they are someone who can be described as Intuitive, Strong, Trustworthy, Perseverent, Artistic, Loyal, and Determined.

Strong and Diligent

According to Mysticism’s Astrology tradition, Eskild Jensen is someone who is a strong, diligent, and trustworthy person who approaches life with honesty and perseverance, but who is also physical, sensual, and artistic. A person who is charismatic and resourceful.

Adventurous and Free

Based on Daoism’s Ba-Zi or ‘Chinese Zodiac’ tradition, people who know Eskild Jensen well know them as someone who can be talented, wayward and free, like a big river or the ocean.

Productive and Perseverent

According to Hinduism’s Jyotisha or ‘Vedic Astrology’ tradition, many would also describe Eskild Jensen as someone who is productive, persevering, deliberate, and direct.

A person who is creative, has good luck with work and money, good listening skills, good relationships with people at work, is a good teacher or counselor, and who is good at organizing groups, teams, or causes.

Emotionally Intelligent and Intuitive

Based on the Mayan Tzolk’in or ‘Mayan Astrology’ tradition, Eskild Jensen is someone who tends to have strong emotional intelligence and intuition, and who can be a catalyst of change for others.

They are also someone who is patient, assertive, and who is a natural leader that likes to help others in need.

Patient and Compassionate

According to Judaism’s Kabbalah tradition, Eskild Jensen tends to be someone who approaches life with grace and compassion, and who has a powerful and commanding personality. Who can be analytical, patient, and deliberate, avoiding risks and seeking out stability instead.

Some of Eskild Jensen's challenges

While Eskild Jensen has many strengths, nobody is perfect. They also have some challenging traits they need to manage.

For example, Eskild Jensen can be Stubborn, Idle, Emotional, Standoffish, Possessive, Unemotional, and Serious.

Stubborn and Idle

One of Eskild Jensen's key challenges is that they are someone who can be seen as stubborn and, at times, lazy.

Eskild Jensen must also exercise caution as they can have difficulty dealing with responsibility, authority, or criticism.

Possessive and Stubborn

Eskild Jensen is someone who can be possessive, jealous, inflexible, and stubborn, can have a habit of being a frivolous spender, and who can feel insecure or cynical in romantic relationships and have difficulty forming productive personal and professional partnerships.

Materialistic and Aggressive

Finally, Eskild Jensen also can be materialistic, emotional, aggressive, stubborn, inconsistent, and be prone to big temper outbursts.

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