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After one year of ap­ply­ing for EA jobs: It is re­ally, re­ally hard to get hired by an EA organisation

EA applicant
26 Feb 2019 5:53 UTC
272 points
179 comments4 min readEA link

SHIC Will Sus­pend Outreach Oper­a­tions

cafelow
7 Mar 2019 16:07 UTC
169 points
8 comments6 min readEA link

Is EA Grow­ing? EA Growth Met­rics for 2018

Peter_Hurford
2 Jun 2019 4:08 UTC
160 points
34 comments8 min readEA link

In­for­ma­tion se­cu­rity ca­reers for GCR reduction

ClaireZabel
20 Jun 2019 23:56 UTC
143 points
21 comments8 min readEA link

Long-Term Fu­ture Fund: April 2019 grant recommendations

Habryka
23 Apr 2019 7:00 UTC
137 points
235 comments46 min readEA link

SHOW: A frame­work for shap­ing your tal­ent for di­rect work

RyanCarey
12 Mar 2019 17:16 UTC
129 points
26 comments8 min readEA link

There’s Lots More To Do

Jeff_Kaufman
29 May 2019 19:58 UTC
113 points
30 comments2 min readEA link

An­nounc­ing the launch of the Hap­pier Lives Institute

MichaelPlant
19 Jun 2019 15:40 UTC
113 points
42 comments4 min readEA link

Will com­pa­nies meet their an­i­mal welfare com­mit­ments?

saulius
1 Feb 2019 10:24 UTC
111 points
22 commentsEA link

Em­piri­cal data on value drift

Joey
22 Apr 2018 23:31 UTC
110 points
65 comments5 min readEA link

2018 AI Align­ment Liter­a­ture Re­view and Char­ity Comparison

Larks
18 Dec 2018 4:48 UTC
108 points
27 comments63 min readEA link

My Q1 2019 EA Ho­tel donation

vipulnaik
1 Apr 2019 2:23 UTC
106 points
6 comments12 min readEA link

In­gre­di­ents for cre­at­ing dis­rup­tive re­search teams

stefan.torges
16 May 2019 16:23 UTC
106 points
8 comments54 min readEA link

EA is vet­ting-constrained

EA person
9 Mar 2019 1:25 UTC
98 points
25 comments4 min readEA link

Cause pro­file: men­tal health

MichaelPlant
31 Dec 2018 12:09 UTC
97 points
26 commentsEA link

2017 Donor Lot­tery Report

AdamGleave
12 Nov 2018 19:26 UTC
96 points
7 commentsEA link

Align­ing Recom­mender Sys­tems as Cause Area

IvanVendrov
8 May 2019 8:56 UTC
96 points
15 comments13 min readEA link

Effec­tive Altru­ism is an Ide­ol­ogy, not (just) a Question

Fods12
28 Jun 2019 7:18 UTC
92 points
43 comments16 min readEA link
(thegodlesstheist.com)

Take­aways from EAF’s Hiring Round

stefan.torges
19 Nov 2018 20:50 UTC
90 points
19 comments16 min readEA link

Cor­po­rate cam­paigns af­fect 9 to 120 years of chicken life per dol­lar spent

saulius
8 Jul 2019 8:01 UTC
89 points
6 comments60 min readEA link

In­ver­te­brate Welfare Cause Profile

Jason Schukraft
9 Jul 2019 17:28 UTC
89 points
8 comments42 min readEA link

From hu­mans in Canada to bat­tery caged chick­ens in the United States, which an­i­mals have the hard­est lives: results

KarolinaSarek
27 Nov 2018 22:28 UTC
86 points
10 commentsEA link

Thoughts on 80,000 Hours’ re­search that might help with job-search frustrations

Ardenlk
16 Apr 2019 18:51 UTC
86 points
57 comments10 min readEA link

An­nounc­ing EA Hub 2.0

Michal_Trzesimiech
8 Apr 2019 8:54 UTC
85 points
18 comments2 min readEA link

Con­crete Ways to Re­duce Risks of Value Drift and Lifestyle Drift

Darius_Meissner
8 May 2018 9:50 UTC
84 points
35 comments11 min readEA link

EA Giv­ing Tues­day Dona­tion Match­ing Ini­ti­a­tive 2018 Retrospective

AviNorowitz
6 Jan 2019 16:23 UTC
83 points
9 commentsEA link

In­ver­te­brate Sen­tience Table

Daniela R. Waldhorn
14 Jun 2019 15:57 UTC
82 points
20 comments3 min readEA link

EA Sur­vey 2018 Series: Dona­tion Data

David_Moss
9 Dec 2018 3:58 UTC
81 points
15 comments7 min readEA link

Ter­ror­ism, Tylenol, and dan­ger­ous information

Davis_Kingsley
23 Mar 2019 2:10 UTC
81 points
15 comments3 min readEA link

35-150 billion fish are raised in cap­tivity to be re­leased into the wild ev­ery year

saulius
2 Apr 2019 13:16 UTC
81 points
12 comments36 min readEA link

Does cli­mate change de­serve more at­ten­tion within EA?

bdixon
17 Apr 2019 6:50 UTC
81 points
60 comments16 min readEA link

In­ter­view with Jon Mal­latt about in­ver­te­brate consciousness

MaxCarpendale
28 Apr 2019 17:52 UTC
81 points
9 comments11 min readEA link

In­ver­te­brate Sen­tience: A Use­ful Em­piri­cal Resource

Jason Schukraft
12 Jun 2019 1:15 UTC
80 points
3 comments32 min readEA link

There are *a ba­jillion* jobs work­ing on plant-based foods right now

scottweathers
12 Jul 2019 16:13 UTC
80 points
7 comments1 min readEA link

You have more than one goal, and that’s fine

Julia_Wise
20 Feb 2019 1:08 UTC
78 points
14 comments2 min readEA link
(givinggladly.com)

Which nu­clear wars should worry us most?

Luisa_Rodriguez
16 Jun 2019 23:31 UTC
77 points
11 comments6 min readEA link

The ca­reer and the community

richard_ngo
21 Mar 2019 12:35 UTC
76 points
35 comments15 min readEA link

Effec­tive Altru­ism is a Ques­tion (not an ide­ol­ogy)

HelenToner
16 Oct 2014 4:16 UTC
75 points
45 commentsEA link

EA Ho­tel with free ac­com­mo­da­tion and board for two years

Greg_Colbourn
4 Jun 2018 18:09 UTC
75 points
95 commentsEA link

Which World Gets Saved

trammell
9 Nov 2018 18:08 UTC
75 points
24 commentsEA link

A Frame­work for Think­ing about the EA La­bor Market

Jon_Behar
8 May 2019 19:33 UTC
75 points
58 comments12 min readEA link

Im­pact in­vest­ing is only a good idea in spe­cific circumstances

HaukeHillebrandt
6 Dec 2018 12:13 UTC
74 points
6 commentsEA link
(lets-fund.org)

Effec­tive Altru­ism and Mean­ing in Life

extra_ordinary
18 Mar 2019 6:12 UTC
74 points
4 comments12 min readEA link

Les­sons Learned from a Prospec­tive Alter­na­tive Meat Startup Team

scottweathers
12 Dec 2018 22:03 UTC
73 points
10 commentsEA link

“Why Na­tions Fail” and the long-ter­mist view of global poverty

Ben_Kuhn
16 Jul 2019 7:59 UTC
73 points
10 comments13 min readEA link
(www.benkuhn.net)

Ben Garfinkel: How sure are we about this AI stuff?

bmg
9 Feb 2019 19:17 UTC
72 points
16 commentsEA link

High School EA Outreach

cafelow
7 May 2019 2:04 UTC
72 points
15 comments38 min readEA link

How bad would nu­clear win­ter caused by a US-Rus­sia nu­clear ex­change be?

Luisa_Rodriguez
20 Jun 2019 1:48 UTC
72 points
10 comments37 min readEA link

[Link] The Op­ti­mizer’s Curse & Wrong-Way Reductions

Chris Smith
4 Apr 2019 13:28 UTC
71 points
58 comments1 min readEA link

Burnout: What is it and how to Treat it.

Elizabeth
7 Nov 2018 17:00 UTC
70 points
45 commentsEA link