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Navy Seals and Traders

From TigerSharkTrading - a blog for traders - comes this piece about what traders could learn from Navy SEALS :

...Trading profitably is extremely difficult. An individual trader is going up against some of the smartest people in the world. Typically, it's the discipline and mental toughness component that separates bad traders from average traders, and good traders from great traders.  Either a poor trader doesn't have the discipline to trade successfully, or a successful trader will have a bad streak that will put him on tilt where he's violating every trading rule and losing even more money.  Who better to talk to about discipline, focus and mental toughness than a Navy SEAL...

Here's the link to the post and here's the link to the ten minute interview with Navy SEAL vet (and trader martial arts instructor) Richard Machowicz.