Mining the Mind

We constantly generate new knowledge and insights about sustainable development. Here, we share all our publications and public research. All material is open source (CC-BY-SA).

These articles contain excursions into new ways of thinking about a sustainable society, as well as tools and guides.


Articles archive


Five simple questions for systems thinking

Jun 2013

1 + 1 = 3

We continuously try to increase our understanding of the world around us. One typical way of doing this is by creating models that simulate…


The importance of organization wide strategy

Oct 2012

Labels don't guarantee sustainability

This article is currently only available in Dutch. A translation is in progress. Een certificaat kan helpen om duurzame resultaten te co…


Object vs System thinking

Jan 2012

The cog in the machine

In recent years, global environmental policy has become almost a single-issue arena: most companies and policy makers are seemingly fixated…