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You’ve got over 80,000 Hours to contribute with your career, but many people aren’t sure what to do with them. Common careers advice is often shallow or even plain wrong. We don’t want you to end up squandering your best chance to make an impact.

We use the latest evidence to help you have the biggest possible impact with your career.

In which careers can you make the most difference?

Find out how to assess your options.


What’s the next step in your career?

Here’s three tips for planning your career that go past the usual cliches.


Our key findings

To get started planning your career, see our advice.

Our Findings

Our Free One-on-One Career Coaching

We offer a limited number of places in our one-on-one coaching programme. We spend a week of research on your next decision, all for free! Find out more.

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Our Community

Sometimes what’s most useful in choosing a career is to talk to someone who has taken a similar path before, or is in a similar situation to you. That’s why 80,000 Hours is also a community of people who want to use their careers to make a big difference.

To take the first step in finding someone in our community who can help you, become a member. Or ask a question on our Q&A board.

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