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Episodes

Position sizing: the double edged sword

10/14/2018
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An old lesson came back to bite me in a big way at an inopportune time. Position sizing continues to be my greatest strength and greatest weakness but at this stage of my career the downside of that is less tolerable.

Duration:00:03:36

What’s your max loss?

9/24/2018
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You must determine the point where you are going to exit your trade before you enter. Sometimes the more complex your strategy the more you can rationalize not doing that in your head. You can also rationalize that when you are trading well and it doesn’t seem important at the moment...but it IS!

Duration:00:03:11

Laying by your dish

9/24/2018
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Today I talk about being stuck in a loser at the dentist, how to trade (or not) while moving, and what a good friend reminded me about the freedom and your work.

Duration:00:03:35

Be independent or face pain

9/8/2018
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I talk about how I learned a very painful lesson this week about what happens when you’re not independent in your thinking.

Duration:00:04:40

Q/A with Edge Trading Group

8/29/2018
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This is a longer than normal episode where I take questions from members of the Edge Trading Group. It’s fairly wide ranging.

Duration:01:32:48

Do the stuff that matters first

8/29/2018
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It’s important to focus on what actually makes you money. It’s very easy to bleed your day away pursuing intellectual macro discussions that won’t give you an edge. Take the time to do the most important stuff first.

Duration:00:03:16

Using my breath to get focused

8/28/2018
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I’m using the inner balance Heartmath device get into a focused state. Practicing that way has made it easier to replicate that state during my day.

Duration:00:02:45

Zeroing in on what you’re good at

8/12/2018
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What makes the most impact for you? Zero in on that. Develop a process to support that.

Duration:00:03:58

Cleaning up your trading

8/12/2018
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You can’t get to the next level until you stop getting beat up doing marginal trades. Focus on your core strategy.

Duration:00:03:53

Tesla and battleground stocks

8/7/2018
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Today we got an example of what can happen in the market when a lot of people are short. Be aware if you’re in a battleground asset.

Duration:00:01:43

Resist the information edge

8/5/2018
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I talk on how more research can make you less flexible without increasing your odds of success. Instead of working harder you may need to work differently.

Duration:00:04:41

Recovering emotionally after a loser

8/2/2018
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I talk about how I’m going to treat myself today after having a decent sized loser.

Duration:00:01:45

Reflecting on a losing trade

8/2/2018
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I reflect on getting burned on a 2 month stock trade. I share 3 lessons, one of which really stood out.

Duration:00:02:39

Don’t be a second hand person

7/30/2018
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Find the facts for yourself. It’s ok to use others to send you down a path but resist the urge to repeat and internalize narratives that aren’t true to you.

Duration:00:02:20

What if you had a year left?

7/18/2018
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I talk about how I’d behave if I had one year left to live after reflecting on a date night question with my wife.

Duration:00:02:30

Making the switch to trading

7/6/2018
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I discuss what it would take for me to make the switch into full-time trading.

Duration:00:06:30

How does a trader manage wealth?

6/30/2018
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I discuss how it’s important to understand your personal risk tolerance. You can’t have market declines outside of your trading ruin your mindset and make you emotional. Proper planning can prevent this.

Duration:00:04:22

How to prepare for a trading day

6/30/2018
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I discuss a few really important questions to prepare for each trading day. What would be the biggest surprise today? What kind of personality is the market showing lately?

Duration:00:04:40

Trading manners

6/27/2018
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I talk about conducting yourself like a professional when asking questions and when you are having success or struggling. It’s important to approach others with awareness and care.

Duration:00:02:43

When volatility strikes

6/26/2018
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I talk about how you don’t have to buy on the first big down day and how it’s important not to let the external market influence your internal market.

Duration:00:02:36