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Becoming A Better Trader Can Make You A Better Person

In the world of trading, it's natural for a trader to have a healthy amount of confidence, in some cases, an over inflated ego, we are only human. It's understood by most people that an ego can become out of control to where it hinders our decision-making ability while simultaneous preventing us from reaching our full potential.

Susan Krauss Whitbourne Ph.D. wrote
an interesting post titled It’s a Fine Line Between Narcissism and Egocentrism that was posted on website Psychology Today

She listed five pointers of knowing the dangers and corrective actions.

1. Make an honest assessment of your egocentric behaviors.

2. Check out how other people feel.

3. Build up your inner sense of self.

4. Squelch your imaginary audience.

5. Practice counter-egocentrism.

You can read the full article here.

 "Deficiency motivation doesn't work. It will lead to a life-long pursuit of try to fix me. Learn to appreciate what you have and where and who you are"
- Wayne Dyer