We help you to sow the right seeds, in order to harvest a future-proof world

HOW CAN WE HELP YOU?

 You as an entrepreneur, are you ready to:

  • Make your organisation future-proof and contribute to a brighter world?
  • Offer your employees more purpose in their day-to-day activities?
  • Include your employees in your sustainable business activities?

 

In that case, we are a great fit! We guide organisations to grow to a sustainable organisation, one step at a time. We focus on the DNA of the organisation and the intrinsic motivation of team members and aim for results.

    OUR DEFINITION OF SUSTAINABILITY

    We help organisations to become more sustainable and future-proof. When defining sustainability we like to refer to the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs); 17 interconnected goals that focus on people, planet, prosperity, peace and partnership. It’s much more than focussing on the climate alone. It’s striving to an ecological, social and economic future-proof world. 

     

    Are you curious to learn who we are and what we can do for you? Check out how you can create your personalized route or directly request a demo.

    COMPILE YOUR OWN ROUTE

    Our offer (Dutch & English) is a combination of different building blocks which you can use to your benefit as an organization, team or for you individually as a professional. You can choose one of the building blocks or make a combination. Depending on the challenges you or your organisation are facing, we make a suitable plan of action.

    Inspiration & teambuilding

    Active & inspiring workshops and knowledge sessions

     

    Introduction course & survey

    Online introduction course about sustainability & internal survey

    Leadership for professionals course

    Online course about sustainable leadership for professionals

    Sustainability strategy creation

    Defining the sustainability strategy of the company or team

    Sustainability strategy implementation

    Implement the sustainability strategy, make impact, measure and improve

    All building blocks are detailed out in our digital brochure

    FREE INTRODUCTION COURSE ABOUT SUSTAINABILITY & SUSTAINABLE LEADERSHIP

    Sustainability is hot. But why? What do we need to do to create a future-proof world? And what can you do professionally and in your private life to help? Curious what the answers to these questions are? Join our free online introduction course about sustainability and find out! With help of a subsidy from the municipality of Eindhoven, we can offer this completely free of charge to 100 Eindhoven residents.

    SDG SESSION

    Recently we (Jacklien and Mirjam) facilitated the SDG session with the Sustainability Ambassadors of Moonen Packaging. This workshop is part of their journey and training to become Sustainable Leaders. During the session the 8 participants decided upon the Sustainable Development Goals which fit their company best. With this session they’re half way through the course. We’re proud of the team .

    Covid-proof, interactive and using the resources available (hence the pallets and packaging material ) it was a great and effective session!

    CHECK OUT WHAT WE DO

    Making impact together. Oaq Sustainability & SeDGe are joining forces in their initiative SOW. Curious what we do? Check out our teaser!

    SOW – SEEDING SUSTAINABILITY

    SOW – Seeding Sustainability is een initiatief van Mirjam van Laarhoven en Jacklien Quirijnen.

    We’re Mirjam van Laarhoven & Jacklien Quirijnen. Sustainability experts who are eager to make this world a little better every day. Together with you! We love to work with entrepreneurs, intrapreneurs and professionals who want to do the same.

    How do we do it? We focus on what drives people. When we start with this drive, we make the right connections between people, ideas and companies in order to make impact ecologically, socially and economically. We’re planting the seed and together we’re making it grow so you will be able to make the impact yourself!

    To get there we’ve developed several frameworks and methodologies to get hands-on. This includes and introduction course, an in-depth course and a method to get to an integral sustainability strategy in order to book results. All to help and guide companies and individual professionals to actively work on sustainability and make an impact.

    Are you in?

    SOW is part of the ecosystem of The Upgrade Society.

    The upgrade society provides an artificial intelligence based platform which optimally matches teams and allows teams to work together at their best. On topics that matter, like sustainability. As sustainability experts we coach and train these teams and individuals. That is why our courses are developed as part of the learning academy of The Upgrade Society. Check www.theupgradesociety.com for more information, interesting learnings and challenges.

    Mirjam van Laarhoven

    Owner Sedge

    “She has so much energy it’s contagious 

      

    I love nature, life and people & I want to contribute to a future-proof world as we are currently misusing ‘the system’ (socially and ecologically) and can do better. 

    By taking my part and focusing on my strengths, I  activate and facilitate others to also step in and make impact which gives me so much energy! 

    Jacklien Quirijnen

    Owner Oaq

    “Her dedication made me go the next mile”

     

    When traveling the world, I discovered how beautiful but fragile our blue and green living planet is. That is why I am driven to make the world more sustainable and to make a positive impact every day.

    Companies are key in transforming to a sustainable world. I love to work with entrepreneurs, teams and professionals and facilitating them to formulate a concrete strategy and achieve results.

     

    Jacklien Quirijnen

    Owner Oaq

    “Her dedication made me go the next mile”

     

    When traveling the world, I discovered how beautiful but fragile our blue and green living planet is. That is why I am driven to make the world more sustainable and to make a positive impact every day.

    Companies are key in transforming to a sustainable world. I love to work with entrepreneurs, teams and professionals and facilitating them to formulate a concrete strategy and achieve results.

    REQUEST DEMO

    Would you like to request a demo of our introduction course and get to know us and our way of working? Or are you open for a (digital) cup of coffee?

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