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Circular Economy – Deriving Value from Sustainable IT

01 Apr 2016

“When I started in the IT financing industry the objective was relatively straight forward: to help clients acquire IT equipment while conserving cash and lines of credit, and managing a balance sheet. But we have moved on from the mainframe in the machine room: now the CIO manages a vast array of...

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Bad tools make work tough and slow

01 Mar 2016

We conducted a survey to identify the attitudes of Finnish IT leaders towards the phenomenon of consumerisation. The term means that people use their own tablets and smartphones for work and demand that their employer offers similar equipment. The results indicated that many companies regard...

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3 Step IT: the only workplace in Finland to be ranked in the Great Place to Work listing every year for the past ten years

14 Feb 2016

Investing in employee well-being at work is not an easy task, but it is well worth the effort, especially when the motivation comes from a genuine desire to improve the employees’ lives. At Great Place to Work award ceremony 2016, 3 Step IT was officially recognised as being one of the best...

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The circular economy: A leasing opportunity

07 Feb 2016

With the exception of a few sociopaths, we all believe we care about the future of the planet. From there, opinions on what to do about it diverge. Probably though, we’d all agree that recycling was a ‘good thing’. It should reduce raw material extraction and processing costs; it should reduce land...

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3 Step IT is the best sales organization in Finland

01 Feb 2016

Last week, 3 Step IT was chosen as the best sales organization in Finland. It were the customers who entered 3 Step IT into the competition. Customer feedback has been positive: “3 Step IT sales and service work seamlessly together. We have found a successful partner with a win-win attitude. 3 Step...

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Carmen Ene: IT leasing industry needs to innovate to add value with services

05 Jan 2016

Carmen Ene’s career saw her lead IBM Global Financing in Europe, then running IBM’s risk analytics services business. She then became CEO of 3 Step IT, a Finnish-based financing company – from industry giant to fledgling. Six months later, she outlines the changes in leasing and financing to Brian...

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Got an idea for a charity day?

15 Dec 2015

It is that time of year when we reflect on how well it’s gone. And maybe we pause long enough to think a bit more deeply, and about different aspects of our business: the way we do things is as important as what we do. So this year we decided to take the charitable thoughts in our Corporate Social...

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Replace your PCs - stay one step ahead

01 Nov 2015

For over 20 years, Windows-based PCs have enjoyed a virtual monopoly in corporate IT infrastructure, but there are signs that this domination is coming to an end. Are you ready for the change? Do you perhaps even see this as an opportunity to gain competitive advantage? We at 3 Step IT do. By the...

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3 Step IT acquires ITmove AS: Norwegian companies want more sustainable IT operations

01 Oct 2015

3 Step IT continues its strong growth in Norway and acquires ITmove, a Norwegian company located in Ski. The key driver for this acquisition is the need of Norwegian companies for streamlined and sustainable IT operations. The government requirement that deletion of data in several sectors shall...

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3 Step IT acquires TEC Finance

01 Sep 2015

3 Step IT Sweden AB, the leading Swedish company in sustainable IT leasing, acquires TEC Finance Sweden AB together with its subsidiaries. The aim of the structural deal is to further strengthen 3 Step IT’s presence in the Swedish market and enhance the range of services it offers. No purchase...

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