Effective Altruist. Software engineer. Writer. Instructor @Outco. Former poker pro.
So the applications came in, and I selected a few people for the public coaching sessions. Thanks to everyone who wrote in! I have a few big names in store for the public coaching. It's going to be exciting, so stay tuned.
I'm going to be posting the coaching sessions one at a time. You're likely to pick up a lot of the techniques and resources I use with many of my clients to deal with common issues, such as tilt, anxiety, motivation, etc., as well as hear their interesting stories. Today we're starting with the first candidate, a very awesome guy by the name of Scott C.
Scott is a live $2/$5 grinder who wrote in telling me that he was going through a rough downswing. It'd been affecting his confidence, causing him to tilt, and making him dread coming to the tables. I listened to his story, diagnosed the problems, and came up with a step-by-step plan to start resolving his issues.
This session focuses a lot on tilt, motivation to play, and confidence. Give it a listen. (External link here.)
Hey guys, Have had a number of people tell me they got a lot out of hearing the first coaching session I did with Scott C. Well today I finished my first session with the second candidate, a grinder from Belarus named Yaroslav. Yaroslav is an online HU $200NL-$1000NL grinder who wrote in telling me that he had a lot of anger and tilt issues. He said he was a pretty emotional person in his general…
Hey guys, For the next two days, I'm going to be accepting applications for public coaching sessions. If you're interested, here's how it works: [Note: the window for this has now passed. I'll be posting a follow-up very soon!] [video] Write in an application (subject: Application), and just tell me a little bit about what games you're playing and what you suspect your mental weaknesses are. I'll…