Tag Archives: mindful trader

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What It Means To Play The Numbers Game

I can’t repeat it enough: Losses are part of trading! They will happen, often when you least expect it.

The challenge is to learn to accept this reality without allowing feelings of disappointment and grievances to carry on and turn into irrational fears.

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Do This And You’ll Forever Change How You Approach Trading (And Your Life)

Did you ever stop and notice what goes on in your mind when you’re trading – the kind of thoughts and feelings that arise?

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Trading Psychology — How To Develop Your Mental Edge Through Mindfulness

Trading Psychology -- How To Develop Your Mental Edge Through Mindfulness

We get tons of training in thinking and problem solving, but we rarely if ever get any training in awareness. Yet, awareness is often the prelude to any solution to our inability to be and stay consistent in trading.

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Short Posts

Compulsive Trading —Why You Do It, And How To Stop

Compulsive Trading —Why You Do It, And How To Stop It

Allow me to be dramatic for a couple of seconds: We are all slaves!

As human beings, we are slaves to substances, activities, and beliefs. We are slaves to doing; to becoming; to seeking something else than our current reality.

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I am A Trader And A Meditator —Here’s Why You Should Also Pick Up A Meditation Practice

I am A Trader And A Meditator —Here's Why You Should Also Pick Up A Meditation Practice

In today’s post, I want to share a passage from my book, Zero To Hero.

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Short Posts

Breaking Free From The Mind Movie

Just as in the movie theater, there is “you” watching a movie, in your head there is “you” watching your mind.

In the previous post, You Are Not Your Mind!, I explained how there is a “mind,” and then an “observer of mind.” 

In this week’s post, I offer an analogy that will help consolidate the ideas expressed in that post (read it before you read this one).

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You Are Not Your Mind!

Detachment is a quality any serious trader should develop.

You are not your mind!

This is the message I want to shout from the rooftops: You are not your mind!

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Videos

Meditation: The new market edge?

My whole life, I was pretty much an emotional mess. I was very impulsive and neurotic. Meditation has changed that.

Do you have a practice? What’s preventing you from having one?

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