Psychology of Trading

Episode 82: The Psychology of Trading Part 2 – The Energy of Money

In a very unusual episode, Jason Pyles, the producer of The Traders Podcast, steps up to the mic and guest-hosts in Rob’s stead, since his microphone wasn’t working this morning. So, Jason had the pleasure of interviewing the great Adrienne Toghraie of Trading on Target.com for her second visit to The Traders Podcast, as a Part 2 to her appearance in Episode 80.

Adrienne is the author of 13 books about discipline and the psychology of trading, and she’s a literal expert when it comes to coaching traders, brokers and investors on their mental game in trading. Read More

Episode 80: The Psychology of Trading Part 1

In Episode 80, your intrepid host, Rob Booker, reclines back on a leather chaise lounge chair and explores his deepest, inner child’s feelings with the great Adrienne Toghraie, author of 13 books about discipline and the psychology of trading. Adrienne is a literal expert at coaching traders, brokers and investors on their mental game when it comes to trading.

You’ll hear for yourself that Adrienne is chock full of information about the psychology of trading. She talks to Rob about overcoming the real phenomenon of self-sabotage and the myriad fears that fuel it, such as the fear of success, fear of failure, fear of being wrong and the fear of losing.

Rob and Adrienne discuss how beliefs lie beneath the psychology of trading and that trading is a trip of discovery about yourself. Adrienne also describes those who should be “intuitive discretionary traders” (and those who shouldn’t). Rob asks Adrienne whether trading is for everyone, and she gives a wise answer and backs it up with equally insightful explanations.

In this episode you’ll get to hear Adrienne describe the passion that is required to be a great trader which goes beyond just wanting to make money. But speaking of money, Adrienne describes something that we all do internally which determines how much money we’ll make, and Rob and Adrienne also discuss “the energy of money.” Read More