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When Will You Finally Be OK?

This message is for anyone who, at the deepest level, knows they are not OK. You know you are NOT OK. You may even have known this from your earliest memories. You have noticed how others belong in a way you haven’t felt. You see the world from the outside as a viewer. You may even […]

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Self-Awareness Exercise

Story: Bob walked the meeting with a vague sense that something was wrong. He had not slept well the night before and Stephen, his rival for CEO in another division, had set up the participants and the agenda. The critical players in the company would be there. Bob sensed that he had to be careful. […]

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Building New Neural Networks

An Introduction to Mind Muscles™ The markets are the markets. There is nothing most of us can do to change them. It is difficult to change the behaviors of people we know well, let alone the masses of people who affect the market daily. But there is one thing we can change, and that is […]

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Shred Your Stories

“The mind has a job. And that’s to give us all the stories that prove that what it thinks is true.” Byron Katie The world comes at us with a seemingly infinite amount of data every day. What we see, hear, touch, taste and smell is more than we can possibly take in and analyze […]

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Is Your Success Thermostat Set Too Low?

It never occurs to most traders that they may have a big problem with success. I have never had a new private client tell me that one of their biggest issues was handling financial success and wealth as a trader. Yet the traders who work with me and start seeing growing consistent profits, discover that […]

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The Golden Thread Across the Canyon

You know what you need to do to execute your trading strategy. However, circumstances seem to dictate different responses in the moment. With hindsight you know that had you been more “disciplined” you would have been more profitable. Why is it so hard to be “disciplined?” Why are New Year’s resolutions hardly ever kept? Why […]

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He had everything but success

He was upset. A former Mind Muscles Academy student called me out of the blue. I hadn’t heard from him for about six months. He was frustrated and angry. He had strategy clarity. With support of our Strategy and Performance Workshop, he had uncovered the flaws in his strategy that he had been struggling with for years. […]

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Are you smaller than your money

“Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure. It is our Light, not our Darkness, that most frightens us.”– Marianne Williamson First, a personal story: “You are only worth $200,000 a year.” Imagine being asleep, and waking up to this voice. It was the middle […]

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