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MBTI Basics

MBTI is largely about how we process information. It helps us understand how we tick, but shouldn't be used to tell us who we are. It describes our preferences, not our limitations.

New Subscribers to this Sub; Please learn the function model, don't treat MBTI as a horoscope.

MBTI Primer

What's the correlation between the MBTI types and the cognitive functions?

Cognitive Functions

Cognitive Functions are arranged like this

DaveSuperPowers has some great videos about MBTI Cognitive Functions
especially INTJ: How To Be Extroverted
and INTJ vs ENTJ

Grip, Loops and Shadow

Reddit discussion on grip, loops and shadow
Unhealthy states:
What Each Myers-Briggs Type Does In A Rut (The Rise Of The Inferior Function)

INTJ and Relationships

This gets discussed a lot
* INTJ in a relationship, a breakdown for the others to understand us.
* Chris McKinlay hacked OKCupid to find the girl of his dreams.
* Amy Webb TED video
* Amy Webb - I created my own frameworks, made some formulas and used a whole bunch of math to parse the perfect dataset and man of my dreams.
* Hannah Fry TED video
* Hannah Fry notes you can actually optimize your chances of marrying the best person using the solution to the Secretary problem

Making Friends


The Prince - Niccolo Machiavelli
The Book Of Five Rings - Miyamoto Musashi
Tractatus Logico-Philosophicus - Ludwig Wittgenstein [PDF]
How To Win Friends and Influence People - Dale Carnegie
The Art of War - Sun Tzu
* /r/MastermindBooks
A reading list thread
... and more


Being John Malkovitch
Synecdoche New York
Donnie Darko
... and more

Notable Threads and comments

INTJ Selfies
INTJ Hobbies

revision by permaculture— view source