EP29: Making The Trader Dream A Reality with Hunt Holladay

August 9, 2017

Does making it as a full time trader seem like a distant dream?

In this episode of your ‘Engineered Trading Mindset Experts Talk’ show independent trader and family man Hunt Holladay discusses his journey from corporate job to full-time home-based independent trader providing the lifestyle his family deserves. Hunt has been there, done it, and is happy to share how he did it to help others in this revealing and frank interview.

“In This Episode…”

  • Are you hesitating to turn pro? Listen as Hunt shares how he achieved independent trader status.
  • Are you struggling alone? Hunt reveals how two key people have helped him succeed.
  • Ever felt there are gaps in your knowledge? Learn the essential free resource Hunt used for his trading education.
  • Are your records upto scratch? Listen as Hunt explains why keeping a simple trade journal is a key component of trading success.
  • Do you struggle with emotions? Hunt reveals how he developed his mindset for optimum trading.

Links & Resources Mentioned In This Episode:

Guest contact details:

Email: huntholladay[@]yahoo.com

Books recommended in the show (available from Amazon):

Trade Mindfully by Dr Gary Dayton

Mindset by Carol Dweck

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EP28: Why Indicators Can Mess With Your Decisions with Gary Norden

August 1, 2017

Are you a subjective or objective trader (hint: it has to do with 'Indicators')?

In this episode of your ‘Engineered Trading Mindset Experts Talk’ show Gary Norden of OrganicFinancialGroup.com discusses how his extensive research and controversial books have revealed the truth behind the role of Indicators in the trader's decision making process.

“In This Episode…”

  • Does age matter in trading? Learn how the youngest bank trader in London survived the impact of the Iraq invasion of Kuwait.
  • Are you really an 'Independent' trader? Listen as Gary shares key insights about being your own person.
  • What are your expectations for your trading? Learn the real impact of unrealistic expectations.
  • How well do you learn from mistakes? Hear what Gary learned by watching a fellow trader lose 200K+ in an afternoon.
  • Are you attracted to trading 'Junk Food'? Gary shares how this human tendency can have a bad impact on your trading.

Links & Resources Mentioned In This Episode:

Guest contact details:

Websites:

OrganicFinancialGroup.com

Training by real Trading Experts: OnlineFinanceAcademy.com
...and for 'scalping' training: ScalpFutures.com

YouTube: Gary Norden on YouTube

Books recommended in the show (available from Amazon):

Fooled by Randomness by Nassim Nicholas Taleb

An End to The Bull by Gary Norden

Technical Analysis and the Active Trader by Gary Norden

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EP27: The Simple Strategy with Marcus Heitkoetter

July 25, 2017

Are you over complicating your trading?

In this episode of your ‘Engineered Trading Mindset Experts Talk’ show Markus Heitkoetter from RockwellTrading.com shares details of his acclaimed 'Simple Strategy' method and reveals how he creates his peak performance trading mindset.

“In This Episode…”

  • Do you fight your trading emotions? Learn how you can be emotional and still succeed.
  • Do you trade using 'fuzzy' info? Learn the simple 'black and white' data that works.
  • Do you struggle to remember all the chart patterns? Learn how you can still succeed even without them.
  • Are you keeping a trading log? Learn the secrets a simple Excel trading log can reveal to improve your success rate.
  • Are you focusing on the right things? Listen as Marcus reveals his simple "I am..." method so his unconscious mind works with him.

Links & Resources Mentioned In This Episode:

Guest contact details: Website: RockwellTrading.com Twitter: @rockwelltrading Facebook: @rockwelltrading

Remember you can get Markus' free 'The Complete Guide to Trading' eBook and learn more about his 'Simple Strategy' at his website.

Books recommended in the show (available from Amazon):

The Disciplined Trader by Mark Douglas

Reminiscences of a Stock Operator by Edwin Lefevre

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EP26: Using Order Flow for Trading Success with Peter Davies

July 18, 2017

How to utilise Order Flow in your trading!

In this episode of your ‘Engineered Trading Mindset Experts Talk’ show Peter Davies of JigSawTrading.com shares how he uses Order Flow principles to analyse what other traders in a market are doing so he can strengthen his trading edge and explains how you can apply this to your own trading with his free course.

“In This Episode…”

  • Do you like to "take a swing" at the markets? Learn how Peter overcame his 'cocky' attitude to trading.
  • Does 'life' interfere with your trading? Learn how to minimise the impact on your trading.
  • Is independent trading the new future? Listen as Peter explains why he thinks so.
  • Do you have the right trader attributes? Peter shares the two key attributes every trader needs.
  • Are you alone in your trading? Learn the often overlooked important aspect of trading development.

Links & Resources Mentioned In This Episode:

Guest contact details: Website: JigSawTrading.com Twitter: @Jigsaw_Trading Facebook: @JigsawTrading

Book recommended in the show (available from Amazon):

One Good Trade by Mike Bellafiore

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EP 25 - From Day Job to Pro Trader with Scott Heywood

July 11, 2017

The journey to trading success and how to do it!

In this episode of your ‘Engineered Trading Mindset Experts Talk’ show Scott Heywood of TenFortyOneTrading.com shares how he made the dream a reality - from day job to profitable trader. The story we all need to hear but it wasn't a simple smooth ride as Scott explains...

“In This Episode…”

  • Want to know how to plan for your trading career? Scott explains how he made the transition and what was important.
  • Are you stubborn? Learn how this can be turned into a crucial trader asset.
  • Do you sometimes feel at the mercy of the markets? Listen as Scott shares a crucial lesson on how to deal with this.
  • Want to know how to test a new idea or system? Scott discusses a novel way to go about it.
  • Will you still be trading in 12 months time? Learn how to avoid being just another market 'victim'.

Links & Resources Mentioned In This Episode:

Guest contact details: Website: Ten Forty One Trading YouTube: @1041trading Facebook: The FX Robot Method

Books recommended in the show (available from Amazon):

The FX Robot Method - Trading Forex for a Living by Scott Heywood

Market Wizards by Jack Schwager

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EP 24 - Elliott Waves and Perseverance with Peter Goodburn

July 4, 2017

Are you exploiting the power of the time-tested Elliott Wave methods and do you have the perseverance to be a pro trader?

In this episode of your ‘Engineered Trading Mindset Experts Talk’ show Peter Goodburn of WaveTrack International discusses the importance of thoroughness and perseverance and explains his innovations in the use of Elliott Wave theory.

“In This Episode…”

  • Are you taking responsibility? Learn why taking responsibility for your trades empowers you to be independent.
  • Can one person have all the necessary trading skills? Learn how a rich trader relied on Peter's expertise to overcome a weakness and improve trading results.
  • Are your 'character skills' as good as your trading skills? Learn the two powerful 'qualities' essential to success Peter spent years developing.
  • Is trading a science or an Art? Listen as Peter gives his take on this vexing question.
  • Are you employing Elliott Waves? Learn as Peter explains his 21st century innovations for this time-tested system.

Links & Resources Mentioned In This Episode:

Guest contact details: Website: WaveTrack International YouTube: WaveTrack Videos

Book recommended in the show (available from Amazon):

Market Wizards by Jack Schwager

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EP23 - How to Prevent ‘Losing Pain’ Affecting Your Decisions with Michael Melissinos

June 27, 2017

Do you allow the pain of taking a loss affect your next decisions with unpredictable impact on your profit results?

In this episode of your ‘Engineered Trading Mindset Experts Talk’ show Michael Melissinos of MelissinosTrading.com discusses how the emotions of anger, frustration and impatience skew your trading decisions and explains how he deals with this profit-killing issue.

“In This Episode…”

  • Are you influenced by others expectations? Learn why it is often better to ignore other people's 'opinions'.
  • Are you connected to yourself? Learn how self-awareness can be an essential skill for traders to develop.
  • Do you trade short-term trends? Learn the advantages Michael sees in long-term trend trading.
  • Do you get impatient? Learn why the decisions you make while in a state of impatience will often be wrong.
  • Are you connected to other traders? Learn the power of the 'Tribe' for accelerating your trading success.

Links & Resources Mentioned In This Episode:

Guest contact details: Website: MelissinosTrading.com Facebook: @MelissinosTrading Twitter: @mmelissinos

Book recommended in the show (available from Amazon):

New Market Wizards by Jack Schwager

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EP22: Have a View Not an Opinion with Paul Langham

June 20, 2017

Are your 'opinions' about the markets adversely affecting your profit results?

In this episode of your ‘Engineered Trading Mindset Experts Talk’ show Paul Langham of ExactTrading.com discusses why having 'a view' of markets is useful but that having an 'opinion' can skew your judgment.

“In This Episode…”

  • Don't believe you're ever too young to start? Learn how Paul started as a 13yr old schoolboy bookmaker.
  • And never too old! Learn how maturity can give you a psychological edge.
  • Do you write down your trading plan each day? Learn how this can give you an important boost to your trading confidence.
  • Do you try to predict the markets? Listen as Paul explains in detail why this is so dangerous.
  • Did you know 'public' decisions are wrong 50% of the time? Find out why and how to be in the right 50% more often.

Links & Resources Mentioned In This Episode:

Guest contact details: Website: ExactTrading.com Email: paul[@]exacttrading.com Twitter: @PaulMLangham

Books recommended in the show (available from Amazon):

New Market Wizards by Jack Schwager

Delusions and the Madness of Crowds by Charles MacKay

Reminiscences of a Stock Operator by Edwin Lefèvre

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EP21: Trade Cycles and Divergence with Vladimir Ribakov

June 13, 2017

Are you trading for living or living for trading?

In this episode of your ‘Engineered Trading Mindset Experts Talk’ show Vladimir Ribakov of VladimirForexSignals.com discusses why this is important and also explains his 'Cycles & Divergence' trading method.

“In This Episode…”

  • Enjoy 'gambling' and 'fast returns'? Learn how to control these urges for more consistent performance.
  • Do you follow others or trust yourself? Learn how trusting yourself can lead to success.
  • Do you listen to your feelings when trading? Learn why being self-aware is important to your trading.
  • Does other people's success make you feel low? Learn why Vladimir believes comparing with others is not helpful.
  • Are you limiting your success? Discover the attitude that guides Vladimir's success.

Links & Resources Mentioned In This Episode:

Guest contact details: Website: VladimirForexSignals.com Blog: VladimirRibakov.com Twitter: @VladimirRibakov Facebook: @VladimirForexSignals

Book recommended in the show (available from Amazon):

Reminiscences of a Stock Operator by Edwin Lefèvre

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EP20: Trade The Market Not Your Beliefs About It with Michael Lamothe

June 6, 2017

Is your trading based on facts or false beliefs? In this episode of your ‘Engineered Trading Mindset Experts Talk’ show Michael Lamothe of ChartYourTrade.com discusses how beliefs influence trading decisions and how being part of a traders 'MeetUp' group can help you succeed.

“In This Episode…”

  • Struggling with taking losses? Learn how a Steve Jobs quote could help you as well.
  • Is time a challenge for you? Learn how to make the most of the time you have to trade.
  • Are your beliefs blinding you to reality? Learn how your beliefs may be causing you to lose.
  • How do you view your first losses? Why does this expert think they're just tuition fees.

Links & Resources Mentioned In This Episode:

Guest contact details: Website: ChartYourTrade.com Twitter: @MichaelGLamothe Facebook: @ChartYourTrade

Books recommended in the show (available from Amazon):

Van Tharp's Definitive Guide To Position Sizing by Dr Van K. Tharp

How to make Money in Stocks by William J. O'Neil

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