Pop quiz time! To be successful in the stock market, all you need is a solid trading strategy with good risk management. Agree? Disagree? Regardless of your opinion, this is indeed a very common belief that most novice traders have until they spend time trading in the actual market. They then quickly realize that making money in the market has more to do with psychology than the strategy they are trying to execute. Join Mike...

Trading requires a deft combination of Discipline and Adaptability. You need to possess both a defined TradeBook and the ability to adapt to changing circumstances. Why? Because you quite simply will never trade in the same market twice. Some traders are naturally very disciplined and trade based on rules, but have difficulty adapting to the randomness of the market. They trade too tight. Others are overly flexible and improvise when they should instead be following...

Mindset plays a very significant role in successful trading. Indeed, there are many sneaky thinking styles that you may not even class as being negative until you understand how that thinking impacts your actions in the markets. This webinar will unearth some of the most common mind traps that result in losing trades as well as provide practical tips for cultivating a mindset that will support you in becoming more consistently profitable....

We can spend all day at our screens and not be aware of the passage of time. I suspect active traders move in and out of mild trance states multiple times per hour. In this webinar, we will look at the consequences of that alternation and what we can do to stay in our right mind longer....

In the second workshop of this two-part series, Créde will talk to our volunteer traders to assess the impact that the mental edge strategy has had on their trading performance. We will discuss traders’ experiences with implementing the technique and forensically evaluate what aspects of their trading have improved and what still needs some work. Créde will also summarize the step-by-step process that is necessary to address this specific trading pain point. If you are...

When you enter a position, it is influenced by a number of random variables, all of which will have an effect on the outcome of your trade. Unlike the majority of professions, trading does not allow you to control or even influence the outcome of a trade. In this webinar, Mike will introduce the concept of probabilities as a way to assist you in changing your mindset from focusing on the outcome of a trade...

Markets change character over time, but people do not. And we are certainly creatures of habit. The S&P and QQQ have more than doubled from the March 2020 bottom and for only one month have closed below the previous month’s low. Naturally, we all get accustomed to trading long. As of mid-January, SPY is down 5%, QQQ is down 10%, small caps are down 15%, but ARKK is down more than 50% as the heady...