Emotional pain is one of the most common ways that our mind reacts to a loss, or a string of them.
Below is a list of common questions/ comments your mind makes when you lose, which often stir up or intensify unpleasant feelings.
Let’s say you enter a trade, and minutes later, your stop-loss is close to being triggered.
Being a good trader is about developing certain mental qualities. It is the process of constantly pushing yourself to grow better and stronger.
I like short but insightful posts. So here’s one…
The death of certain illusions is often accompanied by a significant shift in how you approach trading. So here’s something that will hopefully help kill one of the most pervasive illusions out there.
This is a super short post.
As I sit back and reflect on my journey as a trader –where I was and where I am today– I can clearly point out the things I didn’t get right at first.
For instance, one of the fundamental lessons I’ve learned and come to accept is that control in the markets is an illusion.