John “HOAG” Hoagland
Senior Performance Coach at TopstepTrader
Record Date: 4/10/18
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- HOAG’s Backstory
- Using Both Sides of Your Brain in Trading
- Performance Coach for Traders
- Strategies Should be in Black & White
- Adapting to Changing Conditions
- Trading is a Business
Q. What Trader has influenced your life the most and why?
A. Arch Mesta & Steve Prosnewski
Q. What was one of the hardest things you’ve had to overcome in trading?
A. Self esteem
Q. How has your trading evolved over the years?
A. Pit Trading to Screen Trading. Unlearning what you used to know and learning what you need to know now.
Q. 1 source you spend your time on?
A. Market Profile, Open Interest & Volume
Q. Favorite Book About Trading:
A. Mind Over Markets & Market Profile by Jim Dalton
Q. Favorite Movie About Trading:
A. Trading Places
Q. Best Advice Ever Received About Trading:
A. Learn how to take a loss
Q. Advice to give to the new people interested in getting involved in Trading:
A. Be patient, take it easy on yourself, don’t risk real capital
Q. If you weren’t a trader you’d be what?
A. Rock Star