Here's a little story of how this hub came to be:
We initially started out as a carbon footprinting service for founders and small business owners. We were actually originally called enVsight but we dropped the V (best decision we ever made really)...
We started our adventure a week before national lockdown here in the UK (nice one😳). Whilst we were able to power through a super difficult year and help a bunch of cool brands tackle their carbon emissions. Things however suddenly became really hard.
We had one big question we were asking ourselves though as we planned to close shop: what were we going to do with all of our tools, research and worksheets we made in-house?
EASY (insert light bulb moment💡) : let's blog about them. On here. For free.
The market is saturated with carbon calculators and yet founders, start-ups and SMEs still don't have somewhere they can go for genuine and science-backed insight that doesn't bust their budget or take their precious time. This hub consolidates two years of research into a pick & mix of downloadable PDFs, links to free online tools and workshops so you can go much further with the resources you have.
The GET ENSIGHT hub seeks to demystify sustainability by paving a clear roadmap of some easy things you can do as a business to have an impact. Doing good for the planet should be easy and accessible and sustainable future is one that is 100% inclusive.
In short, the reason we started this hub is for all those we met during 2020. This is for the power mums now turned innovator, the savvy student entrepreneurs, the young dreamers, the climate fighters and also, honestly, to the average joe weathering the lockdown blues. Use this hub as an extended sustainability advisor. We've tried to make everything on here as useful as possible and we hope it helps! If it does, please make our day and pop us a message on
The kick-ass team at GET ENSIGHT back in the early days🤺
A version of our ABOUT page that did NOT go live... 😂
The team experienced burnout and we felt pretty lost😰. Thankfully, we were approached by Climate Partner at the time with prospects of teaming up to have bigger impact and more importantly, more support for the team & I. It was a win-win: we could help more businesses, be apart of a team that were also sustainability fanatics and stay together🌈!
THINGS WE STAND BY
This hub will NOT waste your time. Not beating around the bush. There's no time to spare around your gazzilion Zoom calls.
Actionable tips and tricks that allow you to have an impact on a BUDGET. I've been a founder before and I know every penny counts.
We do not greenwash. What we recommend has been based on SCIENCE, and our great advisors.
THE EXPERTS BEHIND THE SCENES
The Venture Capitalist:
Co-founder of Cloverly -a carbon offsetting platform for day to day business operations
The Serial Entrepreneur:
Successful sustainability entrepreneur and founder of Camp-A-Tent
Life cycle and supply chain analysis expert, head of the Life Cycle Network within the UK
The OG Entrepreneur:
Juan Pablo Cerda
CEO of Zeigo - a rapidly growing start-up in renewable energy