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Managing Your Mindset – 2

A few weeks ago I shared some ideas on how to best manage your mindset when very little goes right. This was based upon a session which started out with missed opportunity followed by a period of sideways chop. You can see the prior article here if you missed it – https://yourtradingcoach.com/trader/managing-your-mindset/ I thought we…

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Managing Your Mindset

A massive part of your success or failure in this business depends upon your ability to manage your mindset at those times when very little goes right. Let me repeat… A massive part of your success or failure in this business depends upon your ability to manage your mindset at those times when very little…

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Today – Anything Can Happen – 2

Sometimes the structure and price action are easy to read and easy to trade. And sometimes it’s a real challenge. But it can always be made that much harder when we impose our own ego and beliefs upon the market at a time when they just don’t align. Case in point – I hate all-time-highs….

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Avoiding Boredom While Price Watching

Let me share some great email Q&A. Firstly because this question will be relevant to many of us. And secondly because if you have some other thoughts on this issue I’d love to hear them. Feel free to add comments below the blog post. QUESTION:  Your job as a trader is not to watch every…

Trader

A Quick Assessment of Trade Quality

I’d like to return to the session we discussed last week. And in particular the price action which followed that discussion. Because I found conditions quite challenging. And yet I’m fairly pleased with how I performed. With one exception. Let’s check it out. Stuck! Inside my head! Having forgotten that there is a simple way…

Trader

One Minute to Market Open

This one is for day-traders on low timeframes. Traders who make discretionary decisions. Traders who rely strongly on being able to FOCUS. Being present with the market. And fully immersed in the the price movement as it flows from bar to bar. Sounds awesome, right! Until we realise that sometimes life just doesn’t give a…

Trading Process and Strategy

The Mindset Required For Re-Entry

Sometimes a slight change in perspective can make ALL the difference. The light bulb comes on. And what was once hidden is now blindingly obvious. It’s my hope that today’s article may well provide someone with one of these paradigm shifts, as it relates to the mindset required for trade re-entry. If you operate with…