Posts Tagged ‘ life ’

Lessons from my Adventures as a Nanny Trader

Apr 25th, 2014 | By | Category: General Comments
I came home last Tuesday to the news that my wife had dismissed our nanny.  I was not aware this was about to happen.   There was no replacement, save her and me for at least two weeks. Oh. A scheduled short vacation to our family condo in Clearwater Beach consumed some of these two weeks.  And then came this Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday.  I was the nanny. Life is a series of learning opportunities.  Oh son did I learn over these past three days.  Here's what: 1) You can very easily go two days without noticing you have not showered, caring for your child. 2) Eating out with just your child and you is not much Read more [...]

Why set goals? Not just in trading but in any part of life?

Jan 12th, 2014 | By | Category: General Comments, Guest Blog, SMB Options, Trader Development, Trading Lesson, Trading Psychology
“Top scientists estimate that we’re bombarded with over 400 billion bits of information every second. There is no way we could possibly pay attention to this much information. It would literally drive us insane. In fact, we are only capable of consciously processing approximately 2,000 bits of information. That’s only 0.0000005% (5 ten-millionths of 1 percent) of the world around us. This means that we literally have to delete distort and generalize 99.999999% of all the information around us which makes judging your environment similar to judging the content Entire Encyclopedia Britannica by looking at Read more [...]