Every morning I get to wake up and do what I want to do, not what I have to do. Life doesn’t always work out that way, so I promise not a day goes by that I’m not incredibly thankful for the opportunities that I have. With a tremendous amount of luck and some hard work, I get to play in the biggest game in town, in every town. Throughout my career, most of my interactions with traders and investors came from living in New York for 15 years. Over the past 18 months, however, I’ve been traveling throughout Asia learning from investors who come from completely different cultures and bring brand new perspectives to my process.
It’s difficult for me to write about these experiences because I truly don’t even know where to begin. When I write blog posts and research about technical analysis, I can just tell you what I’m thinking. That’s easy and enjoyable for me. But when it comes to really digging down into what the hell I just experienced on the other side of the planet, it’s not that simple.
Let me start out by saying that India was the first place I wanted to visit when I decided to invest in myself and go learn from traders who don’t live in Long Island, Westchester or New Jersey. I love those guys with all my heart, but there has to be more right? That’s what I was thinking anyway, so I dedicated both time and resources to be able to travel throughout Asia to meet with traders and investors who don’t go to happy hours in midtown Manhattan. [Read more…]