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3 Step IT’s Jarkko Veijalainen Named Businessman of the Year

23 Sep 2019

3 Step IT’s Jarkko Veijalainen Named Businessman of the Year Helsinki, 23rd September 2019 – 3 Step IT ’s founder, owner and Chairman of the Board, Jarkko Veijalainen, has today been named Businessman of the Year by the Finnish Businessmen’s Association. The award ceremony was held at Aalto...

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Circular economy 101

20 Sep 2019

The words ‘Circular economy’ have been on the lips of every company from Adidas to IKEA for a good while now. Everyone wants to jump on the circular economy bandwagon by shouting about sustainability targets and buzzing about zero waste solutions. And it’s no wonder: the circular economy is indeed...

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Trash expedition – a company event that matters

04 Sep 2019

We consume more resources than we have available, we don’t recycle them adequately, and we generally throw out far too many useful things. But much of our waste doesn’t get recycled, or create landfill. Sadly, a lot of the trash we throw out ends up directly in nature: in hedges, on the streets and...

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Tips on how to compare financing offers

20 Aug 2019

As ongoing digitalisation continues to transform our society, new technologies and tools will replace, even upend, traditional ways of working – from data management to customer service, communications and learning. Businesses must keep up with the developments, however it is also vital for non-...

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Ending Digital Inequality

13 Aug 2019

Some of us are technological trendsetters who rush to the store whenever the latest iPhone is launched and have drawers overflowing with old MP3 players, tablets and other digital antiques that used to be high-tech must-haves. Technology drives the world forward, creates endless possibilities and...

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We have wasted the Earth’s resources

29 Jul 2019

Rember July 29th 2019? For many it was just a manic Monday, or maybe the first day back at work after a holiday. But it was also Earth Overshoot Day. This means that we have used more of our planet’s resources than it can renew in one year. We have used more ecological assets than nature can...

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6 steps to a data secure holiday

27 Jun 2019

After an intensive first half of the year filled with meetings, projects and emails, it is time for a break. Executing H1, planning H2 and running around the office for six months without a break can be exhausting. While you and your computer deserve some time off, data security does not. To enjoy...

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3 Step IT named Circular Economy leader at The Global Good Awards

20 Jun 2019

3 Step IT won the Circular Economy Award at the Global Good Awards ceremony on 19th June in London. These awards are for organisations of all sizes and in all sectors. They take a broad view and look at organisations’ impact on the environment, community and employees. The Circular Economy Award...

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Data security - A vital part of the circular economy

17 Jun 2019

It is no secret that there are major risks associated with data security for companies and organisations. But risks also enable opportunities and with a smooth process for data handling, most things can be completed safely. A relatively easy way to avoid unwanted risks is through the circular...

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Reusing smartphones - Sustainable actions

10 Jun 2019

A study by McMaster University in Canada shows that less than 1% of all smartphones are being recycled , a frighteningly low figure given the environmental impact that manufacturing and purchasing new phones have. In addition, it appears in the report that producing a new smartphone uses as much...

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