Bear, bull, long, short... It doesn't matter which way I'm going with a stock, I'm just here to make money. If I mess up, well that' my fault. The most important thing in this game is you will never win all the time. Keep a hard head and get burnt.
Study charts and learn to interpret them in your own way. Understand that psychology plays a huge part in trading. Trade without fear or remorse.
"If everyone hates your investment thesis its likely to be profitable"