David Perell
David Perell

David perell

Oh, hey there!

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.

Before we begin, I want to share some stuff with you.

10 Second Bio

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.

Subscribe here.

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 blog posts

Naked Brands: When Influencers Start Companies

The Algorithmic Trap

How to Maximize Serendipity

The Never-Ending Now

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.


Connect with Me


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Subscribe to my Monday Musings newsletter. It’s the best way to say in touch and keep up with everything I’m working on.


From an interview with Neil deGrasse Tyson

From an interview with Neil deGrasse Tyson