Why i decided to give an account of my journey as a trader on this blog

 

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Life is a long road, yet it’s traveled fast.  I ‘m in the game of trading for the long run. This account is important because if we ever meet, you will understand the “deep” story behind my life as a trader.

I am an ENTJ-type and it means that I  yearn for learning the best techniques/strategies and the like to become a world-class trader.

But above all, I am looking for people I can trust for the long run during my journey. If trading/investing and health are among your top priorities,  we can develop a relationship with mutual benefit.

Take care,

God bless.

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REPORT Week 16

Week 16
My thought for this week

your body is a temple.  It’s your vehicle on earth. Take great care of it.

TIER 1 :    6.85 hours/day  48h

1 Trading simulator

2 Global macro analysis

3 Money Management & psychology of world class trader

TIER 2 : 4.82 hours/day  33h45

1 Calisthenic exercise, cardio, musculation…

2 Daily peak state ritual

3 Advanced nutrition experiment to unleash the power within
Put bluntly, what you eat, will be 100% correlated with
your trading P&L

TIER 3 : 1.76 hours/day  12h20

Business work related

A few examples :  Trading desk, Improve newsfeed system, Networking….

TOTAL 13.44 hours/day  94h
Note for this week

1 I zeroed in on this week towards maximum efficiency in my daily work before increasing up the quantity of work. I have created tens of system(s) all day long to get the maximum (better) use of each hour.

2 As I said last week, my body is the weakest link. I created a set up of daily rituals to increase my overall energy level. I tweaked my intake food, my daily workout and most importantly my inner thoughts all day long. I’m on my way to achieve a very high level of efficiency before speeding up (massively) within the next couple of weeks.

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Why bettering ourselves is the TRUE answer to everlasting happiness

 

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YOUR COMFORT ZONE

Everybody has an idea what a dream day would be.  You work hard to achieve it. You need

to get out of your comfort zone to do so. Once reached, you have expanded your comfort zone.

 

YOUR NEW COMFORT ZONE

 

In the picture above,  you expand from zone 1 to zone 2.  You raised your standard.  Progress equals happiness.

Now, so what? Most people settled down once they achieved their dream day. That ‘s where the nightmare of

tribulation(s) will come.  Why? Because you need to keep spreading out your comfort zone to feel alive again.

 

YOUR NEW CHALLENGE

 

It’s very simple and yet the most powerful concept you can apply in your life. That’s the reason most people will start a slow decline in their life when they give up to go to the next level of growth.

Indeed, in a sense, you are bound to grow on earth if you want to be the happiest chap. It’s THAT SIMPLE.

I didn’t come up with this concept. Very wise and powerful  men taught me that lesson a while ago.

That ‘s the reason I will never stop to better myself in the upcoming decades. Why? Once, I settle down, happiness in my life will shrink to a very low level.

 

 

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REPORT Week 15

Week 15
My thought for this week

to go the next level, you have to upload a new set of belief for your health. Put into question everything you know about diet, rest, sport you name it. Go to unchartered territory.

TIER 1 :    8.63 hours/day  60h30

1 Trading simulator

2 Global macro analysis

3 Money Management & psychology of world class trader

TIER 2 : 2.23 hours/day  15h30

1 Calisthenic exercise, cardio, musculation…

2 Daily peak state ritual

3 Advanced nutrition experiment to unleash the power within
Put bluntly, what you eat, will be 100% correlated with
your trading P&L

TIER 3 : 2.71 hours/day  19h

Business work related

A few examples :  Trading desk, Improve newsfeed system, Networking….

TOTAL 13.57 hours/day  95h
Note for this week

1 After 10 weeks of monitoring carefully my weekly-hours, i come to realise that the goal is to stay in the 100-110 hours range. That’s the most realistic outcome is the long run. Around 100h, I am at 95% of my current capacity. Around 105h, I am at 99%.  To reach 110h would be more a kind of peak hours achievement.

2 I have to tweak deeply my ritual concerning my health and mindset. It’s the best way to be around 105-110 hours per week toward my goal. My body is the weakest link to date. My ironclad attitude  is and has always been my best asset. I am ready to fight till death.

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Whether or not you are a trader, you can achieve a massive success in 2026 IF…

Imagine…. your life in 2026. I unfold the roadmap for you. Step by step.Pardon my french. Sometimes, I seem a bit admant. But I mean business. It’s too important to speak  a dish mop.

YOUR CHOICE back  in 2006

Back in 2006, you would have made radically different choice(s) in your life.
Another partner.
Another way to earn a living.
Hang out with other people.
Another type of nutrition.
Another type of vacation(s)
Another way to spend your ~6.000 hours per year
Would your present life be same?
Of course, not.
It’s pretty obvious. But, bear with me.
Watch closely your life today.

 

Do you have an awesome life?

An awesome life MEANS:
An awesome partner
Millions of dollar in your bank account
Incredible people to hang out with
Ready to ironman, climb mountains, top notch health, peak state energy…
Travelling around the world in business class
Achievement massive improvement in all areas of your life while spending your 6.000 h per year toward your goal.

If you have an awesome life or don’t want an awesome life,stop reading! Really.

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If not, bear with me, let’s think about it.
What happened since the last decade?

YOUR PROBLEM

Usually, if your life is NOT outstanding,  this is why:

People OVERESTIMATE what they can do in 1 year. They UNDERESTIMATE what they can do in a decade or two.

Free up your mind now, stop doing cognitive dissonance and  get rid of your limiting belief(s) and imagine…

YOUR DREAM LIFE

You are in 2026.
Back in 2016, you had a CHOICE to make. Would you want let another decade be the SAME, again?

Indeed, time (10 years ) will pass anyway. Why staying stuck in the same kind of regret(s) 10 years from now?
THE SIX STAGES To MAKE IT HAPPEN

Now, bear with me 6 stages . Simple, yet not easy.
1 IKIGAI
Find out your ikigai= calling= vocation. I don’t care.You CANNOT skip this crucial step

2 YOUR 10-YEAR OUTCOME
Once you get it, set up a dream-goal you want to reach and demand your awesome life within a decade.

3 YOUR WEEKLY FOCUS
The key is to FORGET the 10-year goal and to focus on the process. Be process oriented, not goal oriented. It means
Work as HARD as you CAN each WEEK towards your goal and
do a FEEDBACK each week to tweak your weekly plan.

Work 1 week at a time. Forget the naysayer, haters and so on. Be focus like a laser beam.

4 EMULE THE BEST 

Be like a sponge. Emulate people already successful in your field.
Do your best.
A couple of ideas to start off:
Book(s)
Podcast(s)
Seminars, training, courses
Exhibition, tradeshow
Web
Simulation in your field
Mentor
Coach
Visualisation (your success), on a daily basis
Get rid of excuses/ Forever. I mean business.
Training your mind as if it has already happened. Fake it til you make it

To sum up:
WORK your ass off to find 1000+ creative ideas and:

Maximize your energy on what works. Rinse and repeat
Minimize your energy on what doesn’t work. Bin

Copy a solution, come up with a solution, devise a solution. NO EXCUSE(s). I really don’t care . We all have MILLIONS of excuses why it cannot be done.Period. So mortgages, children, spouses, money, age, skills, degrees, time, dayjob.. are NOT an acceptable EXCUSE. Indeed, there are NO acceptable excuse. None.
5 THE PAIN IS A GOOD SIGN ALONG THE WAY
The more pain, the better. I mean, the only reason your life sucks is because you are too comfortable. Usually, in the  western world, our life are TOO COMFORTABLE. That’s the number n°1 reason we live a poor life. A poor life : Spiritually, emotionally, financially, physically, you name it.

The more you are OUT OF YOUR COMFORT ZONE on a daily basis, the better. You mus FEEL you are at your MAXIMUM capacity. And work MORE…MORE ….MORE….MORE. At least 50.000 hours in the next decade. It’s a good start.
Keep in mind 3 things

a/ work hard
b/ work smart
c/ work on an extended period of time

The hunger to make it happen is closely related to the pain of your current situation. No pain, you will stop moving forward. Sense of URGENCY is mandatory.

6 ANTICIPATE HURDLES and NEVER  TRY TO PLEASE EVERYBODY. NEVER.

It’s going to be tough.  Try to anticipate AS MUCH AS YOU CAN
IT’s a key component. 99% CAN BE ANTICIPATED. 1 % CANNOT. You will have to DEVISE a SOLUTION. From scratch. And you WILL. What you cannot anticipate, make your brain work. Be creative. There is ALWAYS a solution. Only death should stop you. Yes, read it again. That is the price to pay. That ‘s why you need AN IKIGAI= VOCATION=CALLING! Otherwise, you will give up.
So, each STAGE must be done. NEVER, EVER give up.
You are going to be challenge along way. Really, millions of time…

10 year later, besides your outstanding life, you ‘ll get:

1 Incredible SOUVENIRS for a lifetime. You will be ready for the following decade to do MORE. If you want…
2 Be the best version of yourself. Good Feeling. You are a DOER
3 Become NOT you. Limiting belief(s) shattered. A new identity!
4 Inner success. You will not EVER CARE what people think.
The true measure of success is your inner feeling. You will NEVER PLEASE EVERYBODY, and it is a WONDERFUL FEELING! Believe me, that’s not goal of life.
5 Progress equals HAPPINESS. You ‘ll understand that the outcome doesn’ t MATTER. ONLY the journey towards the outcome is the BIG DEAL. There is NOTHING ELSE. ONLY the JOURNEY. You’d better love IT!
6 Fancy cars (ferrari), 5 stars resorts, world recognition, and so on are BYPRODUCTS . Nothing else .Just mere BYPRODUCT. NEVER MIX HAPPINESS with MONEY.  It’s b*** to get a crappy life. Your happiness SHOULD BE in the PROCESS. Till your deathbed.
7 Your biggest achievement: OVERCOME your DEEPEST FEAR
If you keep going, you will be amazed how far you mental mind can go.

 

 

 

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REPORT Week 14

Week 14
My thought for this week

Upload new set of beliefs in your brain. It’s the only to come up with what people deem impossible.

TIER 1 :    8.00 hours/day  56h

1 Trading simulator

2 Global macro analysis

3 Money Management & psychology of world class trader

TIER 2 : 3.16 hours/day  22h

1 Calisthenic exercise, cardio, musculation…

2 Daily peak state ritual

3 Advanced nutrition experiment to unleash the power within
Put bluntly, what you eat, will be 100% correlated with
your trading P&L

TIER 3 : 2.15 hours/day  15h

Business work related

A few examples :  Trading desk, Improve newsfeed system, Networking….

TOTAL 13.31 hours/day  93h
Note for this week

1 I created a whole bunch of system(s) in TIER 1 and TIER 3 to streamline and get everything more efficient.

2 I created a couple of system(s) to have more energy on a daily basis.  My body has to be trained to follow up the heavy scheduled in the upcoming months.

3 I am starting a new phase, called Phase 6. Phase 5 is finished; the goal was to test extended period of work all day long. It seems to be up and running. Phase 6 can begin and i will aim at reaching full capacity in the upcoming week(s) ahead. From now on , i am attempting to beef up and speed up to get near-full capacity  of weekly “hour-worked” and “clever/smart-worked”. Let’s see how it will unfold.

The main  point: learn to work at near- FULL CAPACITY each week if possible. It’s a tough challenge but Phase 5 showed me it can be possible. Full capacity for me means 110 hours efficient per week.

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How to be part of the 0.01% of the most successful people in the world

First off, if your only goal is to make money in life, you are doomed to fail. And you deserve it!  Having said that, it’s not bad to make money as a byproduct of your effort.

Trading is simple yet not easy:
If you work

1 / long enough( several years at least, but more  decades in a row, no overnight success allowed),
2/ hard enough (each hour of the day),
3/ smart enough (deliberate practice, work with the best in your field ),

you  eventually will be at the top of your game. That simple!

Here is the catch:  1 out of 10.000 people is ready to put in the daily effort stated above!

How can you be in the 0.01% ?

4 KEYS to help you

1/AWARENESS I know myself deeply

I know myself deeply

2/ PREPARE YOUR LIFE ACCORDINGLY I create several systems in my life one day at a time to reach the highest level in my field.

I create several systems in my life one day at a time to reach the highest level in my field.

3/ PROCESS

I am a process-oriented guy, not goal-oriented guy. There is a huge difference. I am rigid about the process, not the goal.

4/ENJOY THE JOURNEY I fully enjoy dealing with every aspect of the business as a trader. It’s my whole life. Trading, business related … you name it.

I fully enjoy dealing with every aspect of the business as a trader. It’s my whole life. Trading, business related and so on… you name it.

 

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REPORT Week 13

Week 13
My thought for this week

If any so-called” expert says “it’s impossible”, i am very confident i may be the first to pull it off. Period. I “upgraded” my level of beliefs where the sky is not the limit any more.

TIER 1 :    9.71 hours/day  68h

1 Trading simulator

2 Global macro analysis

3 Money Management & psychology of world class trader

TIER 2 : 1.78 hours/day  12h30

1 Calisthenic exercise, cardio, musculation…

2 Daily peak state ritual

3 Advanced nutrition experiment to unleash the power within
Put bluntly, what you eat, will be 100% correlated with
your trading P&L

TIER 3 : 2.77 hours/day  19h30

Business work related

A few examples :  Trading desk, Improve newsfeed system, Networking….

TOTAL 14.26 hours/day  100h
Note for this week

1 I work towards my goal about 100 h/week.It seems consistent and stable since the last  6 weeks.

2 Focus on creating system in TIER 1 this upcoming week

3 At full capacity, i feel i can work towards my goals at  112h/week efficiently

The main point:  it’s useless to pile up hours if you don’t work in A SMART WAY whatever you do. I ‘m going to improve drastically my current system, yet I feel it’s pretty darn efficient to date!

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