Tag Archive: Lessons

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. http://www.smbtraining.com/blog/choking-and-trading

September 18, 2014

Video Classes on Psychology and Process

In partnership with SMB Capital, I have filmed a series of classes on different trading topics, including: – Visualization -Managing Emotions – A Probabilistic Framework – The Power of Habits You can find snippets from the classes on this archive page These videos offer a sneak preview of the Peak Performance Trading and Investing Course.

June 15, 2014

How to Remove Emotions From Your Trading

Traders everywhere want to reduce the role of emotions in their performance. I discuss several ways to remove emotions from your decision-making, including both methodological changes and psychological techniques. http://www.smbtraining.com/blog/how-to-remove-your-emotions-from-trading  

June 8, 2014

How Do You Start Trading Without A Methodology?

The old chicken and egg problem– how do you start trading without a methodology? You want to be a trader but aren’t sure how to stick to everyone’s advice to “Find Your Own Methodology”. I address this problem in this blog post. http://www.smbtraining.com/blog/how-do-you-start-trading-without-a-methodology

May 19, 2014

How To Be More Consistent in Your Trading

A post about how to build habits to improve the consistency of your preparation and also of your returns http://www.smbtraining.com/blog/how-to-be-more-consistent-in-your-trading