I’ve always said, you don’t have to blow out an entire account before we figure out the significance of being disciplined. You don’t need to feel pain to learn that lesson. You just have to commit to the process of becoming disciplined. It poses a more fundamental question, are you willing to do what it takes to become consistently profitable?
How do we overcome this pain and impulsiveness? Through belief in a system, and a full understanding of the probabilities. You MUST embrace loss as a part of this profession, if you don’t you are in the wrong industry. Do not place another trade. This belief comes with repetitions. The belief has to be earned through proof and practice.
Before you proceed with your next trade, I want you to think about the power of your MIND. (more…)