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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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Veto! Veto! Veto!

01 Aug 2015

I’m doubled over, red faced, gasping and wheezing for every breath. I have been working like a galley slave and after 3 months as 3 Step IT CEO I am being shouted at: VETO! But I am not sitting in our board room, I am in a long boat. And luckily, VETO is not a rejection of a business decision, but...

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To lease or not to lease?

01 Oct 2013

In today’s world, agility, specialisation, and solution- and service orientation are seen as cornerstones of success – in all fields of business. That’s why owning IT equipment no longer provides any real competitive advantage. Yet more than 80 per cent of the computers, laptops and mobile devices...

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What leasing companies can learn from the IT industry

01 Aug 2013

I’ve been following some interesting discussions around two fundamental questions: ‘Why does leasing exist?’ and ‘What is the future of leasing?’. One of the most interesting discussions took place at the Leaseurope CEO council, where industry leaders exchanged ideas related to innovation and...

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Always eco-friendly and close to people

01 Jun 2013

Jarkko Veijalainen and Marko Sjöman founded 3 Step IT in 1997. Their dream has grown into a strong international success. Jarkko has previously written of the attitude required for growth. Now we asked Marko to reminisce on 3 Step IT’s 15 years of history and share his experiences of building a...

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Leasing as a product has no future

01 Feb 2013

Leasing is often considered to be a stagnant, conservative industry. Due to the industry’s relatively poor image, a number of leasing companies have had problems attracting new employees who can think innovatively. As employees are by far the most important resource in our industry, I have often...

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Openness can transform IT leasing

01 Jan 2013

IT leasing has often suffered from a bad reputation primarily because of poor customer experience at the end of the lease period. Complex processes, ineffective end-of-lease communication, and a lack of effective logistics channels on the lessors side too often result in customers being left...

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