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Whether you’re stuck in bumper-to-bumper traffic on the way to the airport, swimming down an unfamiliar river in Oregon, participating in an insterstellar poetry slam, or sitting on the floor waiting for your delayed flight, the key is: DON’T PANIC. 486 more words


5 Regrets of a Failed Pro Athlete

There comes a time in every former athlete’s life when he or she evaluates what went wrong and what could have been handled better. What could I have done to change my fate? 1,229 more words

Tips, Teachings & Tribulations

In The Flow book reviewed

Jonathan Males In the Flow is a very personal book; it examined my own relationship with canoeing. I suspect it is also a very personal book for Jon too. 263 more words

Understanding Canoe Slalom

Profit Or Popularity, You Choose

One of my favourite quotes in trading is by Sir John Templeton: “Bull-markets are born on pessimism, grow on skepticism, mature on optimism and die on euphoria”. 335 more words


Good, Boring Trading

Guys, I’m gonna let you in on a secret. Hollywood is BS-ing you again. Good trading is SERIOUSLY BORING.

In the time I was a stock analyst, I was told to show the members that subscribed to our newsletter EXACTLY how a professional manages an investment portfolio of $100,000. 327 more words


What is Luck?

The Roman philosopher once said that Luck is what happens when preparation meets opportunity.

What does that really mean in the trading context? 


Day 5 - "The Five Major Pieces to the Life Puzzle" by Jim Rohn

“Choices.  Decisions.  Selections.  Each provides us with an opportunity to determine the quality of our future.  And each demands that we prepare in advance for the decision that is to be made.  174 more words

Five Major Pieces To The Life Puzzle By Jim Rohn