Are you anxious, stressed, unable to focus? Talk it out.

Unload your brain of concerns by asking questions, share how you feel, and get advice from a coach and your peers.

The dominant voices in your head in this home stretch should NOT be:

I can’t focus what do I do?

I’v...

February 20, 2018

Paul Tudor Jones Pays His Coach $1M a Year: “Worth Every Penny”

Top hedge fund manager Paul Tudor Jones made the right call on Black Monday in 1987 then sank into obscurity. To get back in the game, he hired master coach Tony Robbins on the spot after their first meetin...

January 22, 2018

We coach hundreds of candidates, and while we haven’t seen it all, we help people make big changes with little changes in perspective.

Over half of our clients come to us for help with managing distractions. Our first step is to explore what they consider to be their di...

January 18, 2018

Become a data scientist, earn $1M per year. Here's how.

The investment industry’s demand for data scientists is

outstripping supply. Some data scientists are commanding

multimillion-dollar salaries. In Silicon Valley, fresh-out-

of-school salaries for data scientist jobs t...

December 10, 2017

Emotions and awareness of emotions are the vanguard of post-classical economics. And since so few investment firms promote this knowledge, those who do are in the minority and adding alpha. How do emotions support good decisions? I wrote this up for CFA Magazine, inter...

November 14, 2017

20 days to go. And think how far you have come already.

You’ve been living with stress and anxiety since you registered for the upcoming exam. And now in the last days before the big day, self-doubt turns up the heat and your mind is turned over to a kind of chaos that...

November 6, 2017

Down to the final stretch. Only 25 days to go until you write the Level 1 exam. You've sacrificed hobbies, time with friends and family, the gym, and likely some sleep. Will you have to do it again next June, or worse,  June 2019?

If you've done the work, put in the hou...

October 25, 2017

Dear CFA Candidate,

Are you confident ahead of the December 2 exam? If you are, or if you aren't, here are some tips that may increase the probability of your eventual success! It's never too late to clear your head!

1) The biggest predictor of academic success is mind...