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Trading secrets – Cause, effect and taking responsibility – all in the mind

In trading we operate in a sea of uncertainty. Things are only certain after the event. We see a possible opportunity. We aren’t certain whether or not the trade will work out. We aren’t certain that the market will go the way that we anticipate, we aren’t certain whether other traders have seen what we [...]

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What is Trading? Trading & understanding financial markets

What is trading exactly? What is involved with trading? How do I make money trading? These are the most common questions that people ask about what I do. It is easy to get bamboozled by all the information out there about the different financial markets, forex, shares, stock indices, commodities etc. It is easy to tie [...]

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Developing persuasion & influencing skills – Secrets revealed

Developing your persuasion & influencing skills. You can probably think of lots of situations in your life when you have tried and failed to persuade someone to do something. What did you do? How did you do it? Why did it fail? I’m assuming that you had good reason to want to persuade them? Not [...]

The psychology behind winning and losing the 2016 Masters

The US Masters golf tournament often produces plenty of excitement in the closing holes. The 2016 Masters was no exception. Danny Willet came from three strokes behind at the beginning of the final round to win by three from Lee Westwood and Jordan Spieth. This was a great story for Danny, who became only the [...]

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