The Poker Blueprint: Learn to Play Good Poker

Learn Overarching Poker Concepts and Theories Essential to Becoming a Long-Term Winning Poker Player
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  • Lectures 53
  • Length 3.5 hours
  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English
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About This Course

Published 3/2016 English

Course Description

***New Course Launched March 24th: Already 600+ Students Happily Enrolled***

ACTUAL STUDENT REVIEWS

"I found this course to be a good overview of many important topics that you need to understand to become a good poker player. The subjects highlighted many aspects that I now realize I need to further learn and become competent at. Overall a worthwhile course which has given me an appetite to view Alton's other poker courses." - John

"What every winning poker player needs to understand." - Steve

THIS IS NOT YOUR AVERAGE POKER COURSE

This course is much different than that.

In this course, you’ll learn Overarching Poker Concepts and Theories that many other poker courses fail to mention:

  • Chance Favors the Prepared Mind
  • Making Fewer Mistakes Than Your Opponents
  • The Path to the Thinking Poker Player
  • Traits of Successful Poker Players
  • Not Having to Be The Best
  • And Much More…


You’ll also learn Why People Fail to Beat the Game:

  • Applying Ineffective Strategies and Tactics
  • Getting Too Emotionally Involved
  • Playing Too Many Hands
  • Played Scared Poker
  • Bluffing Without a Solid Reason
  • And Much More…


And you’ll be provided a Framework for Success:

  • Being Patient
  • Having Realistic Expectations
  • Always Having a Plan
  • Striving for Unconscious Competence
  • Striking a Balance Between Poker & Life
  • And Much More…


That is what makes the course so important!

LEARN WHAT IT TAKES TO BECOME A WINNING POKER PLAYER
Poker is not a game for the faint of heart.

Lots of people fail to beat the game for a variety of reasons.

This course will prevent you for doing so…

In fact, it will teach you what it takes to become a good, winning poker player!

  • Learn about the Basic Poker Truths
  • Understand Why People Fail to Beat the Game
  • Learn about Seven Common Beginner Mistakes and Solutions
  • Learn the Winning Poker Basic Game Plan


SO WHAT ARE YOU WAITING FOR?

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What are the requirements?

  • A Desire to Become a Better Poker Player

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Understand Why People Fail to Beat Poker
  • Utilize Overarching Concepts and Theory to Become a Winning Poker Player

What is the target audience?

  • Anybody Looking to Improve Their Poker Game

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

Forever yours.
Lifetime access.

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Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.

Curriculum

Section 1: Course Introduction
Welcome to the Course!
Preview
03:37
How to Get The Most Out Of This Course
02:06
Strategies for Poker Learning Success
07:22
Discussion Board Activity: Introduce Yourself
00:46
Section 2: Basic Poker Truths
Chance Favors the Prepared Mind
Preview
03:35
Fundamental Theorem of Poker
04:13
A Game of Imperfect Information
03:38
Make Fewer Mistakes than Your Opponents
06:31
The Thinking Poker Player
04:08
Traits of Successful Poker Players
Preview
06:24
You Will Go on Downswings
04:07
Getting It in with the Best Hand
04:48
You Don't Have to Be the Best
03:22
It's Okay to Be a Recreational Poker Player
05:17
Passive Poker is Losing Poker
03:47
Aggressive Poker Is Winning Poker
05:59
The Power of Position
12:28
Reasons to Bet in Poker
03:58
Discussion Board Activity: Key Takeways
Article
Section 3: Why People Fail to Beat the Game
Section Introduction
00:28
They're Just Bad Players
02:13
Applying Ineffective Strategies and Tactics
Preview
02:11
Over Thinking Situations and Leveling Themselves
03:29
Getting Too Emotionally Involved
04:32
Poor Bankroll Management Skills
04:01
Playing Against Too Tough of Opponents
03:41
Section 4: Seven Common Beginner Mistakes and Solutions
Section Introduction
01:07
Mistake #1: Playing Too Many Hands
04:36
Mistake #2: Playing Too Passively
02:29
Mistake #3: Over Valuing One Pair
06:36
Mistake #4: Bluffing Without Solid Reasoning
Preview
04:20
Mistake #5: Under Betting the Pot
04:03
Mistake #6: Playing Scared Poker
06:01
Mistake #7: Being Results-Oriented
05:51
Section 5: Know Thy...
Section Introduction
00:36
Know Thy Fundamentals
Preview
06:40
Know Thy Math
07:09
Know They Enemies
06:40
Section 6: Winning Poker Basic Game Plan
Section Introduction
01:15
Be Patient
01:50
Have Realistic Expectations
04:46
Always Have a Plan
Preview
04:48
Tight is Right
03:21
The 100BB Strategy
04:53
Be Courageous
02:09
Don't Be Afraid to Take Shots
03:14
Strive for Unconscious Competence
Preview
05:24
Be the Learner, Not the Grinder
03:09
Strike a Balance Between Life and Poker
05:04
Always Play Your Best Game
03:17
Deal with Tilt Proactively
04:06
Section 7: Congratulations!
Congratulations!
01:39
Section 8: BONUS LECTURE: FREE POKER COURSES & BOOK FOR YOU!
BONUS LECTURE: FREE POKER COURSES & BOOK FOR YOU!
07:04

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Instructor Biography

Alton Hardin, Educator. Author. Poker Coach. IT & Business Professional.

Wisdom Begins with Wonder - Socrates

Alton is an educator, poker coach, self-published & best-selling author, and full-time IT and Business professional. He is also the founder of MicroGrinder, a free online website dedicated to micro stakes poker players, where he provides a wide array of free poker resources and poker training, included poker strategy articles and poker training video series.

Outside of poker, Alton is a full-time business and IT professional, where he works in the field of cyber security. He has earned two graduate degrees, an M.B.A. and M.S. in IT Network Management; moreover, he currently holds multiple IT industry certifications.

Alton also has a fond love for teaching. As an undergraduate he group tutored chemistry students and as a graduate student he taught a GMAT prep course. Upon graduating from his MBA program, he began teaching as an adjunct professional for the School of Business & Public Administration at his local state university in the field of Information Systems and IT Management.

The Beautiful Thing about Learning Is That No One Can Take It Away from You. - B.B. King

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