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Achieving trading competence – part 3

This week we begin to look at how to get from trading incompetence to trading competence. That is, moving ‘above the line’ on our competence matrix as shown in the figure below in order to achieve…

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Achieving trading competence – part 2

Typical attributes of the Unconscious Incompetence level that we discussed last week include relying on the advice of others as the basis for making trading decisions (including brokers, the media, hot tips, chat rooms, newsletters and…

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Achieving trading competence

Following on from the theme we have been discussing in the past 2 blogs on the differences between well recognised societal paradigms and how they differ from a market paradigm, let’s move on to discuss the…

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Societal paradigm vs market paradigm – Part 2

Continuing from last week’s topic “societal paradigm vs market paradigm” I’ve used another 3 examples of how our social paradigm can deter us from success in the market. Whilst the societal paradigms that we learn and…

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Transitioning from a Societal Paradigm to that of a Market Paradigm

“If you think you have discovered a great truth and it is not a paradox, I suspect you may be deceiving yourself.” – M. Scott Peck, author of popular self-help book, ‘The Road Less Travelled’ From…

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