mxschons

Physician working in data-driven infectious disease research php Programmer aspiring Effective Altruist & Rationalist

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Coaching: Reduce Struggle and Develop Talent

Jan's enthusiasm triggered me to start with coaching. I second  deeper changes as the truly important ones to my personal coaching journey. I started coaching without having particular "issues" but quickly realized how much space between current me and best-possible me there is. Among other things ,coaching helped me to get in the habit of deliberate practice on minimizing this space. Nowadays I regularly do self-coaching sessions that have many elements of the previous "two brain" coaching sessions. 

Responsible Biorisk Reduction Workshop, Oxford May 2020

in the application form we state

Target group:
- EA aligned
- Ambitious to contribute to GCBR reduction
- Applicants from diverse backgrounds welcome

Which Community Building Projects Get Funded?

Very much appreciate the time and effort you put into this analysis. This sort of investigative journalism within the EA community seems worth funding ;)

EA Handbook 3.0: What content should I include?

Is there a plan to make an audio book out of the handbook? I think many people would find that useful.

EA Handbook 3.0: What content should I include?

Are there any plans to translate the handbook into the let's say 10 most popular EA languages? (thinking of spanish, german, french, russian, ...)? If not this should be a major part of the Handbook v3

Workshop: Strategy, ideas, and life paths for reducing existential risks

We might record the event and publish the files. Besides I do not know of any events like this anywhere soon.