Have a greater social impact with your career.

Our career guide will tell you how. Read our key ideas in just a couple of minutes.

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It contains all our key advice on how to choose a meaningful career with social impact. Read a summary of our key ideas in just two minutes.

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It recommends high-impact options you might not have thought of already. It's only 6 questions.

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Who are we?

We started 80,000 Hours because we couldn’t find any sources of advice on how to do good with our own working lives. Since then, we’ve been on a mission to figure out how best to choose a career with high social impact.

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How come this is all free?

We’re an independent nonprofit funded by individual donors. They give to us so that we can help people like you have a greater impact. We don’t accept any corporate sponsorship or advertising fees.

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Who is this for?

Ultimately, we want to help everyone in the world have a big social impact in their career. Right now, we’re focusing on giving advice to talented and ambitious graduates in their twenties.

Some people we’ve helped: