By Stuart McIntyre
About this podcast
30-minute weekly podcast discussing digital transformation and the future of work.

On each episode of the Serendipity podcast Stuart McIntyre will interview an expert guest on a theme related to this fast-changing area. In episodes to come we will be discussing topics including collaboration, working out loud, flexible working environments, recruiting advocates and champions, building external communities, work styles and much more.
Latest episodes
Feb. 5, 2016
In episode three, Stuart McIntyre is joined by Luis Suarez, who is a Chief Emergineer, People Enabler & Digital Humanist. We discuss his perspective on how leadership needs to evolve to support organisations and teams in the connected enterprise. Luis is a well seasoned Social / Open Business evangelist and 2.0 practitioner with over 19 years of working experience in the fields of knowledge management, collaboration, learning, online communities and social networking for business. Founder of the ’Life Without eMail’ movement to challenge the status quo of how knowledge workers collaborate and share their knowledge by promoting and advocating for openness, transparency, trust, sustainable growth, engagement, egalitarian and democratic workplaces, connectedness and, overall, smart work. He currently blogs over at and can be contacted over in Twitter at @elsua. Topics: What do you like to be known for? Are you comfortable with the 'NoEmail' label? What have you been working on since leaving IBM? How much travel is required in your independent role?` What's involved in leading teams and organisations within a connected world? How can we enable productive conversations with fewer meetings? Is leadership training evolving? How do you envisage 'the future of work'?
Jan. 25, 2016
Stuart is joined by Celine Schillinger, who is Head, Innovation & Engagement for Quality at Sanofi Pasteur. Portrayed in Forbes as “driving some of the most award-winning and buzz-worthy employee initiatives at Sanofi Pasteur”, Celine directs Innovation and Engagement for Global Quality at Sanofi’s vaccine division. A leader in collaborative projects for business and organisational transformation, Celine has been recognised multiple times for her innovative engagement initiatives: Most Impactful Emerging Initiative (2015), Best Use of Social Media for Healthcare (2014), French Businesswoman of the year (2013). The diversity of professional experiences, from communications to business operations, HR, Marketing, and Social Engagement, revolves around her passion for modernising the business environment and increasing performance through people-centric innovation. Celine has been working in Asia and Europe, and is now based in Boston. Celine's complete social footprint is available on her profile. Topics: What would you like to be known for? When did you discover your passion for digital transformation? Do you consider yourself a change agent? Have you encountered resistance? Tips for overcoming objections? How have you gathered anonymous feedback? Have you noticed differences in collaborative culture between locations? What does 'the future of work' mean to you? What would you like to achieve? How to find you online? Links: Celine's blog Sanofi Pasteur Change Agents Worldwide Break Dengue
Jan. 5, 2016
Stuart is joined by Susan Scrupski, who is CEO and Founder, Big Mountain Data. Susan has been a writer, an analyst, and an IT entrepreneur for over 30 years. Named as one of Fast Company’s “Most Influential Women in Technology,” her insights have been featured in industry research, as well as mainstream media such as The New York Times, Businessweek, The Wall Street Journal, and CNBC. Her interests are in disruptive applications of technology and the consumerization of IT. Susan participates on various industry conference boards, blogs for Huffington Post, and devotes her time to introducing disruptive technologies and new processes to combat the social epidemic of domestic violence and abuse. You can find Susan on LinkedIn, Twitter, G+. Her complete social footprint is available on her profile. Notes: Susan's blog Web2.0 movement Andrew McAfee - Enterprise 2.0: The Dawn of Emergent Collaboration Early influencers and collaborators: JP Rangaswami Andrew McAfee, Ross Mayfield, Stowe Boyd, Euan Semple, Dion Hinchcliffe and Lee Bryant Enterprise 2.0 Conference The 2.0 Adoption Council Detractors (Dennis Howlett) and evangelists (Luis Suarez) Change Agents Worldwide, now owned and chaired by Simon Terry Aaron Swatz Big Mountain Data, developing data science solutions to help in the fight against family abuse and violence Domestic Violence: The Secret Killer That Costs $8.3 Billion Annually BMD partners: [Jive Software], SAP, Sungard Public Sector, Salesforce Transparency is the antidote to a social epidemic that thrives on secrecy Follow Susan on Twitter or google her