Q: Brian Gold?

Hey there, I’m a writer and strategist from Los Angeles that has spent a lot of time overseeing product and marketing for companies like below:

I now independently run Good Monsters Inc. GM is an independent strategy firm that is a best-of synthesis between a brand strategy agency, management consultancy, and a publisher—focused on cultural research.

Q: Cultural Software?

Thesis: Eastern and Western societies are synchronizing.

This is one of the many themes I’m exploring with this substack, and how it affects our our culture, strategy, product, marketing, and retail. You can read more about that here.

Q: Why Subscribe?

The goal of this newsletter is curate trends and insights from the real economy in order to understand the shape of value creation. What I’m trying to say is that, all the old models of work and wealth creation are dead and dying, and we need to synthesize new working principles and values in this new economy we find ourselves in.

Some popular of my more popular posts:

The Invisible Art of Webtoon & The Future of Netflix

When Globalization Breaks

The Metaverse Dreams of Reality


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