THINK Business Podcast: Jon Dwoskin Interviews Howard Behar
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Rediscovering Passion in Your Career by Pivoting


Jeff Goldman has had an extensive trading career. After graduating with an MBA from Michigan State University in 1989, Jeff spent two years on the floor of the Chicago Mercantile Exchange. In 1991, Jeff switched his focus to equities and spent the next 7 years at Olde Discount Brokerage, starting as an assistant trader, and eventually working his way up to Assistant Vice President Of Listed Trading. From 1998 – 2006, Jeff traded for Knight Trading and Southwest Securities. In 2006, Jeff co-founded JC Trading Group.

Jeff is the author of “Failed Traders: The 20 Common Mistakes Committed By Over 1000 Losing Traders” (Amazon: It is frequently near the top of the Amazon Best Seller List in the “Stock” category.

Additional Writings And Projects
Featured in the highly rated book “Traders of the New Era: Interviews with a Select Group of Day and Swing Traders Who are Still Beating the Markets in the Era of High Frequency Trading and Flash Crashes” By Fernando Oliveira.

Recently quoted in CFA Institute Magazine articles: “Frequency Jamming: Can Investors Outsmart High-Frequency Traders?” as well as “Short It and Forget It: The Trading Mechanics of Shorting Can be Costly”

Contributing Author at Link:

Tradestation Open Platform Developer: Developed, designed, and coded The Intraday Pair Trading System (The IPTS)

In 2016, Jeff opened The Exercise Coach in West Bloomfield and recently opened a second location in Royal Oak. He is a Certified Personal Trainer through the National Academy of Sports Medicine and a Certified Nutrition Coach through the National Association for Fitness Certification

*E – explicit language may be used in this podcast.