Category Archives: Trading Psychology

Defeating the Ego through Self Awareness

As a trader I had to learn how to see myself in such a way where I would not be limited by just one perspective of myself and my own self-image. I realized that I could see different perspectives and … Continue reading

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The 3 Essential Skills Traders Need to Succeed

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The Importance of a Trading Business Plan

I often talk to my student traders about the importance of having a Business Plan as a Trading Business and not just viewing yourself as a Trader with a Trading Plan.  Whilst the Trader and the Trading Plan is an … Continue reading

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L2ST’s Recommended Reading

I am often asked which books have been most influential in my own trading and help formulating the right kind of mindset for better trading.  So here it is.  Firstly I do not recommend reading too many trading books that … Continue reading

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The Best Set-Up’s and Settings…Really?

Novice traders can usually be spotted a mile off by more experienced traders and professionals, as they are normally asking questions about the best set-up’s or best settings for indicators. Set-up’s and indicator settings alone have never made great traders … Continue reading

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8 Steps for shifting to a “Trading to Win” Mindset

This was originally posted up as an answer to a response to this article. However to ensure that others could benefit from the information shared I have added it as separate post. The question was what steps can be taken … Continue reading

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Trading to WIN Versus Trading NOT to Lose

What do you say to yourself when you are considering a trade? do you think of trading to win versus trading not to lose? Most traders would naturally focus on NOT losing, because that’s what they are trying to avoid. … Continue reading

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Making the most of your Trading Mistakes

When you start asking yourself questions about how you can improve your trading, most traders will start to look for answers outside of themselves.  For example looking for the next best trading system, magical indicator or a trading guru that … Continue reading

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