His published works include “Self Hacked Secrets” and “Biohacking Insomnia” where he shares some of the most powerful insights from his research.Joe is a significant contributor to the content of Self Hacked and is the general magic behind the scenes that makes things happen.This isn’t to be misunderstood as impulsiveness – INTJs will strive to remain rational no matter how attractive the end goal may be, and every idea, whether generated internally or soaked in from the outside world, must pass the ruthless and ever-present “Is this going to work? This mechanism is applied at all times, to all things and all people, and this is often where INTJ personality types run into trouble.
INTJs enjoy sharing what they know as well, confident in their mastery of their chosen subjects, but owing to their Intuitive (N) and Judging (J) traits, they prefer to design and execute a brilliant plan within their field rather than share opinions on “uninteresting” distractions like gossip.But this is because INTJ types tend to believe that with effort, intelligence and consideration, nothing is impossible, while at the same time they believe that people are too lazy, short-sighted or self-serving to actually achieve those fantastic results.Yet that cynical view of reality is unlikely to stop an interested INTJ from achieving a result they believe to be relevant.Conscientiousness: (efficient/organized/industrious). A tendency to be organized and dependable, show self-discipline, act dutifully, aim for achievement, and prefer planned rather than spontaneous behavior. The Myers-Briggs personality grouping has the most non-scientific support by people – it’s accepted and used by work places, including 89 out of the Fortune 100 companies. It’s lonely at the top, and being one of the rarest and most strategically capable personality types, INTJs know this all too well.INTJs form just two percent of the population, and women of this personality type are especially rare, forming just 0.8% of the population – it is often a challenge for them to find like-minded individuals who are able to keep up with their relentless intellectualism and chess-like maneuvering.
At the age of 25, with lots of questions and very few satisfying answers, Joe decided to embark on a journey of self-experimentation – something that has since become known as “bio-hacking”.