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A Useful Belief

You Can Do Better Your understanding of market structure and orderflow can be better than it currently is. Your pre-session routine can be done better than you’re currently doing it. Your trading state (physical, mental, emotional, spiritual) can be managed better than you’re currently doing it. Your assessment of bias can be done better than…

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A Confidence Boosting Progress Check

We’ve talked for quite a few years about tracking your trading results in “groups of trades”. And using the stats from those groups to drive your growth and development. (If you need a larger copy of the original flowchart image, I believe this was the first article it appeared in.) It can be very tempting…

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Trader Motivation

  For the first time in maybe a decade I'm not writing a post this week. Not because I lack motivation. But rather, because I've come across an exceptional resource (from Alex Vermeer) that I want to share with you. The journey to becoming a trader is a long and frustrating one. So the more…

Trading Business

5 Steps for Daily Improvement

  The following screen capture was sent out via social media a fortnight ago. I think it's so important that I want this to go out to everyone on the newsletter list as well. Plus an entry into the blog for future readers. It's a quick response to an exceptional question – what are five…

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My Go-To Method for Solving Trading Problems – Part Two

Part One is here if you missed it – https://yourtradingcoach.com/trading-business/my-go-to-method-for-solving-trading-problems/ In that article I presented a three question framework which I use to seek solutions to any of my trading problems. Can I avoid the problem? Can I reduce the frequency? Can I reduce the consequences? Or in simpler English: Is there something I can…