Came across this video while random browsing and ended up watching all of it. Informative.
This is a talk delivered by Andrew Ng at Stanford on ‘How to read a research paper and Career advise in ML?’
Career advise part starts after 30 min. I found it very interesting and wish I had access to this information when I first graduated
Note: Its a generic talk about making good decision and not necessarily about which topic is hot etc
Another good 2 page guidelines on How to Read a (research)paper:
Summary on Medium: