Because Trading Psychology is 90% of trading, make sure to enjoy reading the following articles:

Aim To Become a Trader Coach

One of the lessons that I was taught a long time ago when I started trading was this – if you want to be a successful trader, go teach.

In Learning you will Teach, and in Teaching you will Learn

The lesson I got wasn’t something new. In fact, the concept of...Read More..


The Power of Unlearning

Recently, I have been speaking to a few trading coaches and we were planning to collaborate in the order to create some highly effective trading education. We believe that the idea of combining the mind, the market and the method in a single syllabus will be an Edge (in education)...Read More..


What you DON'T KNOW Might be Stopping You In Trading

If you have read the introduction to my courses on Market Apprentice, you would realise that I am a big advocate that you need the 3Ms – Mind, Market & Method – to be a successful trader.

Just to be clear, the 3Ms goes beyond the idea of just...Read More..


Breaking Your Trading Limits

Today (as I write this article) marks Day 20 of my 30 days Day Trading program – which happens to be the last day of the month. This is a new program that I have designed for myself as I prepare to launch my own Managed Account.

Essentially, I am...Read More..


Trading Patience Pays Handsomely

Two days ago, I was asked to help out in the family garden – to wrap some of the mangos that could potentially end up being wiped out by some passing pest.

Trust me, if you have a fruit garden you would understand the importance of it protecting your fruits. More...Read More..


Making Leap Changes in Trading

Repeating what you have been doing before, will definitely get you the results you had before.”

While this may be a good thing if you are already performing well, it can stop those of you who are still struggling from getting better as a trader wherever you are today.

Hello traders,...Read More..


Learn Your Trading Edge and Just Trade It

It’s been awhile since I my last trip to London and, from my recent trip, a few good things came out of it. A part from the good food and the sub-zero (°C) temperature, I successfully organised my first International MeetUp starting with one in Paddington, London. A special thanks to...Read More..


Podcast from www.DesireToTRADE.com

 

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Firstly, thank you very much to my friend, Etienne Crete, from www.DesireToTrade.com who kindly interviewed me and shared the podcast to his listeners. Make sure to...Read More..


Are you HUNGRY ENOUGH to Succeed in Trading?

As I continue my journey to explore the different coaching and motivation techniques, I learn more about how they help traders succeed and how they relate to trading psychology. At the same time, I also realised that the fundamentals of success is nearly the same irrespective of the field of...Read More..


Trading Changes through Inspiration or Desperation

We all want to become better traders, better business owners, better friends, better partners or even just a better individual. In fact, many of us just want to become better at what we do. However, saying it and doing it is a totally different thing isn’t it?

As you are probably...Read More..


Before Actioning Your Bigger Trading Plan

When running a business, especially a traditional business, we need to know our niche or unique selling point (as some would call it). Once we have that, we can decide if we want to venture into that business. More importantly, before we even start any businesses, we need to have clarity...Read More..


Mastering One Trading Strategy at A Time

Do you remember how babies learn to walk? If you don’t, why not go watch them again? Because trading the financial market is a little like learning how to walk.

While you may not remember how you started, a quick guess tells me you were probably like any other babies. You were...Read More..


Lessons from the Taoist Farmer

Here’s the Story of a Taoist Farmer

“There is an old Taoist farmer who had worked his crops for many years. This farmer had only one horse, and one day the horse ran away. The neighbours came to condole over his terrible loss. The farmer said, “What makes you think it...Read More..


Making the Decision to be a Trader

Two and half years ago, I made the decision to relocate to Asia. Once I made the decision, the move was easy. But don’t get me wrong, the decision to move did not go without challenges. In fact, after living in the UK for 11 years, moving was emotionally and...Read More..


Peeling Away Those Bad Trading Habits

 

Recently, I had a coaching session with Alex (a made up name) who was keen to make a personal breakthrough. During our conversation, Alex brought forward an interesting topic – he was curious to find out how he could make permanent changes to his trading habits. As you can...Read More..


Learning to Lead Yourself in Trading

Reading this now, some of you must be wondering what I’m about to share today. While this trading site has its unusual taste of human development and technical insights, I think today’s article will be another interesting one.

Learning to lead yourself is more than just learning or leading, because it...Read More..


Trading Zone – A Space for Extra Ordinary Results

 

There are days when your trading is good and there are days when your trading is not as good. It’s not like you changed your rules neither have your change your trading charts or market. However, trading is just not as consistent as you want it to be.

Ever wonder why...Read More..


Can EVERYONE become a Profitable Trader?

As a trader and coach, I’ve met with many types of people who aspire to become full time traders. The truth is, many of them are still searching for the tool (or information) that can make them a better trader. On occasions where they struggle or when they go off...Read More..


Are You Trading in Circles?

If you have been reading my articles, you would have realised that when I first learned to trade the financial market, it took me a few months to realise that Trading was more than just Technical knowledge. My gut feeling was that technical knowledge was going to be the easier...Read More..


What Can Traders Learn from Footballers?

The month of June/July was when the world had their attention on Brazil, the hosting nation of the Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) World Cup 2014. This is a quadrennial event hosted in different countries and it’s a tournament for the association football world championship. This is also an...Read More..


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