November 23, 2014

Lesson 2: Trading Is Peak Performance

Expanding on the piece “Seven Lessons That I’ve Learned” , here is a summary on Lesson 2: Trading Is Peak Performance. It’s about how being the best in the markets demands peak performance, and what we can do to achieve peak performance and building skill. Here’s the original article:  

November 16, 2014

Lesson 1: Trading is Decision-Making

Expanding on the piece “Seven Lessons That I’ve Learned” , here is a discourse on Lesson 1: Trading is Decision Making. It’s about how we can take our trading to the next level by focusing on making good decisions. Here’s the original article:

November 10, 2014

The Seven Lessons I’ve Learned

After years of being in the markets and writing about trading and investing, I’ve written a book to share some of my experiences. Here are seven lessons that I’ve learned along the way that I wanted to highlight

October 25, 2014

“Choking” and Trading

Recently, I attended a lecture by one of the world’ leading performance psychologists, Dr. Sian Beilock. Here is my writeup of the lecture with the implications for investors and traders.

September 30, 2014

Help Choose a Title for My New Book

As many of you probably know, I have written a book on process, performance and psychology as applied to investing/trading. It’s designed to be a holistic look at how to invest from start to finish. The hardest part for me has been coming up with a title.  Recognizing that I’m not creative, I’ve decided to […]

Trading the markets well requires us to be at our best.

People talk about “getting better at investing” or “mastering the market” or “generating profits”…Or they ask questions like “How do you become better at trading?” and ” How do you overcome your weaknesses?”

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