Since 2012, I have been involved in the seemingly contradictory practice of “Designing Serendipity.” For many, serendipity is simply an inexplicable lucky accident. Such a view is neither useful nor historically accurate. Horace Walpole coined the term in 1754 to describe the ‘faculty of making happy and unexpected discoveries by accident.’ It is in this […]
About Michael Soto
Michael Soto is Co-Founder & Program Manager for Spark Collaboration.
Spark Collaboration helps organizations create powerful networks. Using Spark, organizations can match employees one-on-one for real-time social interactions. By meeting over coffee, lunch or video chat, employees can create real social connections that can help them be more connected, innovative and ultimately more productive.
Michael is a fellow of the Royal Society of Arts, received his BA from Harvard University and did his Masters at the University of Sussex.
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Every morning she walked past the reception into the elevator and pressed the button for the 7th floor. She walked down the long corridor and turned left, at which point she could see her corner office at the end of the hall. Her days were packed with meetings, until the time came for her to […]
There once was a Business Leader who imagined that business could be a force for good in society. “Business doesn’t have to be a zero-sum game with winners and losers,” she thought to herself, “business can bring out the best out of all of us and be a tool to find creative solutions to the […]