Quickly Fix 8 Costly Poker Leaks – Symptoms, Fixes & Action Steps

Let’s fix some costly leaks! As a poker coach, one of my most important roles for my students is being a leak finder and plugger. It’s my job to determine what mistakes are costing my students money, and I give them strategies to cut the losses. A big blind saved is a big blind earned, […]

4-Part Plan for Training the Skill of Tilt Control

In this episode, I give you a 4-part plan for training the skill of tilt control (avoiding anger, negative emotions) to improve your poker results and enjoyment at the tables. Listen to this episode as you follow along below: What is tilt? I define tilt as experiencing negative emotions that remove you from your logic […]

Slow is Smart and Smart is… WINNING

slow is smart and smart is winning

“Slow is smooth and smooth is fast.” I’m sure you’ve heard this sniper motto before. It’s one of my favorites because it’s applicable to more than just being a sniper. I love taking ideas from real life and figuring out how to apply them to poker. Let’s relate this classic sniper motto to poker: “Slow […]

An Interview with Mindset Coach Pat Bailouni

I had the opportunity to interview mindset consultant Pat Bailouni (website PatBailouni.com) who is a trained Demartini Method Facilitator. He’s also a financial market trader and he uses his understanding of human behavior and psychology to help traders, poker players, entrepreneurs and athletes sharpen their edge in their respective fields. Check out his recent article: […]

How Emotions Can Destroy Your Poker

“The most important of these skills, and power’s crucial foundation is the ability to master your emotions. An emotional response to a situation is the single greatest barrier to power, a mistake that will cost you a lot more than any temporary satisfaction you might gain by expressing your feelings.”– Robert Greene Every poker player […]

Q&A: Post-flop Hand Reading, Facing Cbets & Desperation Tilt | #221

In this episode, I answer your questions with actions you MUST take right now to improve you post-flop play and your reactions to losing big money. In episode 220, I discussed how a weekly study plan will improve your study efficiency and avoid poker overwhelm. Q1: Hand Reading On-the-Felt (2:55) From: Ricardo Valenzuela Q: My […]