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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
264 points
179 comments4 min readEA link

SHIC Will Sus­pend Outreach Oper­a­tions

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

Long-Term Fu­ture Fund: April 2019 grant decisions

Habryka
24 Apr 2019 1:19 UTC
139 points
200 comments46 min readEA link

SHOW: A frame­work for shap­ing your tal­ent for di­rect work

RyanCarey
12 Mar 2019 17:16 UTC
122 points
25 comments8 min readEA link

Will com­pa­nies meet their an­i­mal welfare com­mit­ments?

saulius
1 Feb 2019 10:24 UTC
110 points
21 commentsEA link

My Q1 2019 EA Ho­tel donation

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

EA is vet­ting-constrained

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

EA Giv­ing Tues­day Dona­tion Match­ing Ini­ti­a­tive 2018 Retrospective

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

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

Ardenlk
16 Apr 2019 18:51 UTC
82 points
57 comments10 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
37 comments16 min readEA link

An­nounc­ing EA Hub 2.0

Michal_Trzesimiech
8 Apr 2019 8:54 UTC
79 points
18 comments2 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)

Effec­tive Altru­ism and Mean­ing in Life

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

The ca­reer and the community

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

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

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

What to do with peo­ple?

Jan_Kulveit
6 Mar 2019 11:04 UTC
69 points
29 comments9 min readEA link

Lo­cal Effec­tive Altru­ism Net­work’s New Fo­cus for 2019

Michal_Trzesimiech
30 Mar 2019 16:48 UTC
67 points
3 comments3 min readEA link

EA Sur­vey 2018 Series: Geo­graphic Differ­ences in EA

Neil_Dullaghan
18 Feb 2019 23:34 UTC
67 points
4 comments6 min readEA link

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

Chris Smith
4 Apr 2019 13:28 UTC
66 points
50 comments1 min readEA link

EA Sur­vey 2018 Series: Cause Selections

David_Moss
18 Jan 2019 16:55 UTC
65 points
6 commentsEA link

EA Ho­tel Fundraiser 2: cur­rent guests and their projects

Greg_Colbourn
4 Feb 2019 20:41 UTC
64 points
8 commentsEA link

Can the EA com­mu­nity copy Teach for Amer­ica? (Look­ing for Task Y)

alexrjl
21 Feb 2019 13:38 UTC
64 points
13 comments8 min readEA link

Ro­dents farmed for pet snake food

saulius
20 Feb 2019 19:54 UTC
64 points
14 comments19 min readEA link

Ev­i­dence on good fore­cast­ing prac­tices from the Good Judg­ment Pro­ject: an ac­com­pa­ny­ing blog post

kokotajlod
15 Feb 2019 19:14 UTC
60 points
7 comments21 min readEA link

The Case for the EA Hotel

Halffull
31 Mar 2019 12:34 UTC
59 points
36 comments10 min readEA link

Align­ment Newslet­ter One Year Retrospective

rohinmshah
10 Apr 2019 7:00 UTC
59 points
22 comments21 min readEA link

Get­ting Peo­ple Ex­cited About More EA Ca­reers: A New Com­mu­nity Build­ing Challenge

Sebastian_Oehm
10 Mar 2019 7:35 UTC
57 points
18 comments10 min readEA link

In­tro­duc­ing GPI’s new re­search agenda

Global Priorities Institute
15 Feb 2019 17:11 UTC
57 points
11 comments1 min readEA link

Salary Ne­go­ti­a­tion for Earn­ing to Give

mulholio
3 Apr 2019 12:30 UTC
56 points
28 comments2 min readEA link

Effec­tive Im­pact Investing

grissman
27 Feb 2019 18:07 UTC
56 points
34 comments6 min readEA link

List of pos­si­ble EA meta-char­i­ties and projects

saulius
9 Jan 2019 11:28 UTC
56 points
17 commentsEA link

Liter­a­ture Re­view: Distributed Teams

Elizabeth
16 Apr 2019 17:57 UTC
56 points
2 comments6 min readEA link

Why we look at the limit­ing fac­tor in­stead of the prob­lem scale

Joey
28 Jan 2019 19:12 UTC
55 points
8 commentsEA link

Small an­i­mals have enor­mous brains for their size

eukaryote
13 Feb 2019 5:12 UTC
55 points
4 comments2 min readEA link
(eukaryotewritesblog.com)

Top Char­ity Ideas 2019 - Char­ity Entrepreneurship

KarolinaSarek
16 Apr 2019 10:16 UTC
54 points
2 comments8 min readEA link

Pri­mates vs birds: Is one brain ar­chi­tec­ture bet­ter than the other?

AI Impacts
5 Mar 2019 4:47 UTC
54 points
2 comments3 min readEA link
(aiimpacts.org)

An­nounc­ing a pre­doc­toral re­search pro­gramme in eco­nomics at the Global Pri­ori­ties Institute

Global Priorities Institute
14 Jan 2019 11:24 UTC
53 points
2 commentsEA link

Quan­tify­ing an­thropic effects on the Fermi paradox

Lukas_Finnveden
15 Feb 2019 10:47 UTC
53 points
3 comments40 min readEA link

How x-risk pro­jects are differ­ent from startups

Jan_Kulveit
5 Apr 2019 7:35 UTC
51 points
9 comments1 min readEA link

[Question] How should large donors co­or­di­nate with small donors?

Wei_Dai
8 Jan 2019 22:47 UTC
50 points
4 commentsEA link

EA Ho­tel fundraiser 4: con­crete out­puts af­ter 10 months

EA Hotel
30 Mar 2019 19:54 UTC
50 points
11 comments4 min readEA link

EA orgs are try­ing to fundraise ~$10m - $16m

HaukeHillebrandt
6 Jan 2019 13:51 UTC
50 points
3 commentsEA link

EA Sur­vey 2018 Series: How wel­com­ing is EA?

Neil_Dullaghan
28 Feb 2019 2:42 UTC
50 points
7 comments9 min readEA link

Shar­ing my ex­pe­rience on the EA forum

nonzerosum
19 Mar 2019 0:00 UTC
49 points
10 comments1 min readEA link

EAs Should In­vest All Year, then Give only on Giv­ing Tuesday

Cullen_OKeefe
10 Jan 2019 21:17 UTC
49 points
22 comments2 min readEA link

EA Lon­don Com­mu­nity Build­ing Les­sons Learnt − 2018

DavidNash
20 Mar 2019 11:38 UTC
47 points
6 comments3 min readEA link

$100 Prize to Best Ar­gu­ment Against Donat­ing to the EA Hotel

Grue_Slinky
27 Mar 2019 17:03 UTC
47 points
35 comments10 min readEA link

EA Fo­rum Prize: Win­ners for Fe­bru­ary 2019

aarongertler
29 Mar 2019 1:53 UTC
46 points
20 comments3 min readEA link