David Perell
David Perell

David perell

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Thanks for visiting my internet home. My website is a collection of all my favorite things: learning, travel, culture, sports, and marketing. I hope you enjoy it.

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I host the North Star Podcast, a collection of conversations with the world's greatest minds. Guests live with joy, learn passionately, and see the world in a unique way.

My weekly newsletter is called "Monday Musings." Subscribe here.

I write about society, technology, and "Naked Brands."

San Francisco native.

New York resident.

Graduate of Elon University.

Favorite book: When Breath Becomes Air.

I publish a weekly newsletter called "Monday Musings."

It's a collection of the coolest things I've learned recently, and I think you’re gonna like it.

7,000 people subscribe.

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To help you find something that interests you, I’ve made a list of my favorite creations below.


favorite North Star PODCASTS

Tyler Cowen (Economist, Professor and Blogger)

Kevin Kwok (Investor)

Daniel Gross (Investor and Entrepreneur)


recommended short blog posts

Naked Brands: When Influencers Start Companies

How to Maximize Serendipity

The Never-Ending Now

Recommended Long Blog Posts

What the Hell is Going On?

The Algorithmic Trap

The Writing Secrets of Robert Caro


recommended BOOK REVIEWS

The Everything Store (The History of Amazon)

The Lessons of History, Will Durant

12 Rules for Life, Jordan Peterson

my philosophy of learning

Treat learning like a process, not a product.

Learning is a way of life. Every day counts.

Strive to appreciate the world.

Ignore the boundaries between disciplines.

The holy grail is finding joy in this daily ritual.


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From an interview with Neil deGrasse Tyson

From an interview with Neil deGrasse Tyson