80,000 Hours: Review and Summary Notes

80,000 Hours

80,000 Hours: Find a fulfilling career that does good by Benjamin Todd

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80,000 Hours

Review

This is THE career advice book that supercedes all career advice books. You want to think about your career from first principles, not by taking “advice” from “successful” people whose path to success can no longer be followed because today’s world has vastly changed.

Notes

The most important thing I learned was thinking about impact in expected value terms, instead of absolute achievement terms, and also the idea of “neglectedness”: 80000hours.org/articles/problem-framework