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Com­mu­nity experiences

TagLast edit: 31 May 2021 18:57 UTC by EA Wiki assistant

The community experiences tag covers posts about members of the EA community recounting their own or others’ experiences with the EA movement—such as origin stories, lessons learnt or experiences participating in an event, job, internship or community.

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My mis­takes on the path to impact

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357 points
67 comments11 min readEA link

What drew me to EA: Reflec­tions on EA as re­lief, growth, and community

vaidehi_agarwalla26 Mar 2021 3:04 UTC
94 points
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Les­sons from my time in Effec­tive Altruism

richard_ngo15 Jan 2021 21:54 UTC
246 points
24 comments7 min readEA link

My per­sonal cruxes for fo­cus­ing on ex­is­ten­tial risks /​ longter­mism /​ any­thing other than just video games

MichaelA13 Apr 2021 5:50 UTC
48 points
28 comments3 min readEA link

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

EA applicant26 Feb 2019 5:53 UTC
306 points
182 comments4 min readEA link

My Ca­reer De­ci­sion-Mak­ing Process

ShayBenMoshe21 Jan 2021 20:17 UTC
91 points
14 comments30 min readEA link

A per­sonal his­tory of in­volve­ment with effec­tive altruism

Jonah_Sinick12 Jun 2013 4:00 UTC
6 points
0 commentsEA link

A tax­on­omy of EA ori­gin stories

Tom_Ash3 Jan 2015 20:01 UTC
8 points
12 commentsEA link

EA Ori­gin Story: Changing

Bitton6 Jan 2015 14:16 UTC
5 points
0 commentsEA link

Why are you here? An ori­gin sto­ries thread.

[deleted]4 Aug 2018 21:03 UTC
32 points
11 commentsEA link

My ex­pe­rience as a CLR grantee and vis­it­ing re­searcher at CSER

Jsevillamol29 Apr 2020 19:03 UTC
93 points
0 comments4 min readEA link

My ex­pe­rience on a sum­mer re­search programme

Jsevillamol22 Sep 2019 9:54 UTC
46 points
6 comments6 min readEA link

Shar­ing my ex­pe­rience on the EA forum

nonzerosum19 Mar 2019 0:00 UTC
51 points
10 comments1 min readEA link

In­tern­ships with .im­pact: My Experience

josephkijewski119 Dec 2015 19:05 UTC
4 points
1 commentEA link

Things I Learned at the EA Stu­dent Summit

Akash27 Oct 2020 19:03 UTC
145 points
13 comments6 min readEA link

What I learnt from talk­ing to over 100 Giv­ing What We Can mem­bers

aliwoodman30 Jul 2015 14:31 UTC
8 points
3 commentsEA link

Plan­ning my birth­day fundraiser for Oc­to­ber 2020

evelynciara12 Sep 2020 19:26 UTC
23 points
3 comments4 min readEA link

Can I have im­pact if I’m av­er­age?

Fabienne3 Jan 2021 9:20 UTC
163 points
18 comments2 min readEA link

How I missed my pledge and how I’m fix­ing it

Daniel_Dewey10 Oct 2016 0:06 UTC
21 points
9 commentsEA link

How I Raised $5010.32 for AMF and How You Can Too!

Peter_Hurford23 Dec 2014 15:29 UTC
12 points
27 commentsEA link

Vol­un­teer­ing for a non-EA char­ity—a write up

jamie_cassidy23 Nov 2017 13:23 UTC
13 points
10 commentsEA link

Why I Took the Giv­ing What We Can Pledge

Peter_Hurford28 Dec 2016 0:02 UTC
18 points
1 commentEA link

Log-nor­mal lamentations

Gregory_Lewis19 May 2015 21:07 UTC
13 points
11 commentsEA link

‘I give away half to three-quar­ters of my in­come ev­ery year’ [The Guardian]

Henry_Stanley9 Nov 2019 9:03 UTC
58 points
1 comment1 min readEA link
(www.theguardian.com)

Why I Give

Michelle_Hutchinson25 Jan 2015 13:51 UTC
22 points
9 commentsEA link

EA Blog­ging Car­ni­val: My Cause Selection

MichaelDickens16 Aug 2015 1:07 UTC
11 points
20 commentsEA link

Some Writ­ings on Cause Selection

MichaelDickens8 Sep 2015 21:56 UTC
4 points
1 commentEA link

Why I’m Not Vegan

Jeff_Kaufman9 Apr 2020 13:00 UTC
2 points
60 comments2 min readEA link
(www.jefftk.com)

Why I find longter­mism hard, and what keeps me motivated

Michelle_Hutchinson22 Feb 2021 23:01 UTC
178 points
12 comments7 min readEA link

What Makes Outreach to Pro­gres­sives Hard

Cullen_OKeefe14 Mar 2021 0:32 UTC
213 points
76 comments9 min readEA link

[Question] What does failure look like?

evelynciara9 Apr 2021 22:05 UTC
33 points
6 comments1 min readEA link

Small and Vulnerable

deluks9173 May 2021 6:08 UTC
193 points
7 comments4 min readEA link

[Question] How much do you (ac­tu­ally) work?

SiebeRozendal20 May 2021 20:04 UTC
47 points
18 comments1 min readEA link

When I left Google

Jeff_Kaufman28 Feb 2021 21:40 UTC
38 points
0 comments2 min readEA link
(www.jefftk.com)

Use “care” with care.

Roxanne_Heston9 Feb 2017 6:38 UTC
28 points
13 commentsEA link

Anony­mous EA comments

RobBensinger7 Feb 2017 21:42 UTC
33 points
94 commentsEA link

EA De­bate Cham­pi­onship & Lec­ture Series

Dan Lahav5 Apr 2021 16:30 UTC
135 points
47 comments12 min readEA link

Learn­ing by do­ing internships

auroraht26 Mar 2019 22:17 UTC
22 points
0 comments4 min readEA link

Sav­ing the World, and Heal­ing the Sick

Gregory_Lewis12 Feb 2015 19:03 UTC
12 points
9 commentsEA link

Why I Be­came an Effec­tive Altruist

HaseebQ23 Aug 2015 22:26 UTC
18 points
1 commentEA link
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