Improving Your Decision Making Skills

One of my all-around favorite quotes on trading is actually about poker.
It comes from cash game pro Tommy Angelo, who says, “The best way to get better at poker is to get better at everything and let poker rise with the tide.”
An intimidating thought for some. To REALLY up your game (be it poker, trading, or something else entirely) you have to improve as a competitor. As a human. As a thinking, acting, decision-making machine.
For others, though, this thought is not intimidating but inspiring. “Raising the game,” i.e. getting better at everything, is part of the attraction in the first place.
To that end, trading is all about making decisions.
And making good decisions is not just an art, but a skill set — an area of focus where you can learn and practice and improve. (more…)

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