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Improvement: Pro #athletes do #warmups, why don't #traders do #tradingwarmups?

I was listening to @steenbab (Brett Steenberger’s Blog) on @chatwithtraders this morning and something struck me as a corrolary to a lot of what was being discussed about habits and postivity. Profesional sports stars warm-up every time they have a match and they train and repeat to ingrain positive habits into their psyche. Trader’s mostly (hopefully)
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Improvement: Edge, evidence, entries and exits

As with any business, sport or other high performance endeavour, to consistently dominate and outperform the maddening crowds a lot of things are required. Patience, discipline and commitment are required, of course, as with anything. In the particular case of trading here are four (poorly alliterated!) ideas. Edge – the sharpened side of the blade of a cutting implement
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Improvement: Reasoning with the Irrational

If you have been involved in financial markets you have no doubt found yourself, at some time, reading a swiftly written article after a particular market move and either crying or laughing at the post-hoc justification given by the author based on some random piece of economic information that suits their headline. Unfortunately it is not
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