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Bernie Schom

Bernie Schom is the Vice President of Sales at Standard Office Systems and has been in the copier and printer industry for over three decades.
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Should I Lease or Buy a Copier?

Submitted by Bernie Schom on Fri, 09/ 11/ 20 - 03: 10 PM

COPIERS | 6 MIN READ

Our company serves thousands of businesses of vastly different sizes each year. One of the most common questions we receive is "Should I lease or buy a copier?" Keep reading to learn the pros and cons to leasing and buying a.

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Top 5 Factors to Consider When Purchasing a Printer

Submitted by Bernie Schom on Thu, 09/ 03/ 20 - 03: 27 PM

PRINTERS | 7 MIN READ

Whether you implement multi-function printers or a fleet of desktop printers, having the ability to produce high quality printed documents on demand is key in smooth business operations. Buying a printer is just like purchasing.

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Best Digital Production Printers of 2020 [Specs + Reviews]

Submitted by Bernie Schom on Wed, 08/ 05/ 20 - 03: 18 PM

BEST DIGITAL PRODUCTION PRINTERS | 8 MIN READ

If you are a print shop, law firm, publisher, or other organization in need of a machine that is capable of running a high volume of print jobs, then you need to do your research before you jump into the.

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What is a Temperature Scanning Kiosk? [Info + Pricing]

Submitted by Bernie Schom on Fri, 07/ 31/ 20 - 04: 42 PM

TEMPERATURE SCANNERS | 6 MIN READ

Temperature scanning kiosks offer businesses a fast and reliable way to re-open amid the COVID-19 pandemic and stay open. Additional API integrations also allow for these kiosks to be configured for uses that extend.

Temperature Scanners, Small Business

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How to Write a Copier RFP [Complete Guide]

Submitted by Bernie Schom on Wed, 07/ 29/ 20 - 10: 50 AM

WHAT IS AN RFP | 20 MIN READ

One thing we know for sure is that crafting a quality Request for Proposal (RFP) is not an easy task and can take significant time to get it right. As a leader in the copier and printer industry, Standard Office Systems is.

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The Difference Between a Copier Rental and Lease

Submitted by Bernie Schom on Mon, 05/ 11/ 20 - 11: 36 AM

COPIER RENTALS AND LEASES | 4 MIN READ

There isn't a difference between a copier rental and a copier lease, right?

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HP vs Toshiba Copiers 2020 [Ratings + Reviews]

Submitted by Bernie Schom on Fri, 05/ 01/ 20 - 11: 15 AM

TOSHIBA VS HP COPIERS | 7.5 MIN READ

Toshiba and HP copiers are machines manufactured by two great brands. HP is a staple office brand but Toshiba has made improvements each year to create products that can be great in quality, as well. So, with two.

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Sharp vs Kyocera Copiers 2020 [Ratings + Reviews]

Submitted by Bernie Schom on Thu, 03/ 05/ 20 - 04: 55 PM

SHARP vs KYOCERA COPIERS | 7.5 MIN READ

Sharp vs Kyocera copiers are a comparison of two feature-rich brands. The differences between a copier's main functions have become pretty marginal, but depending on the needs of your business or organization,.

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Kyocera vs HP Copiers [Ratings + Reviews]

Submitted by Bernie Schom on Mon, 03/ 02/ 20 - 04: 55 PM

KYOCERA VS HP COPIERS | 7.5 MIN READ

Kyocera and HP copiers are machines created by two great brands. HP is the traditional staple, but Kyocera has made improvements each year to create products that can be great in quality, as well. So, with two.

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Sharp vs Toshiba Copiers [Ratings + Reviews]

Submitted by Bernie Schom on Tue, 01/ 21/ 20 - 11: 34 AM

OFFICE COPIERS | 6 MIN READ

Purchasing a copier is an expensive endeavor, not matter if you're in need of one or many. Because of this, it's important to understand the advantages and disadvantages of the brands you are comparing and finding honest.

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How Much Does a Sharp Copier Cost? [Equipment + Service]

Submitted by Bernie Schom on Fri, 10/ 04/ 19 - 03: 20 PM

COPIER COSTS | 8 MIN READ

If you've been tasked to research the next copier for your organization, you may have discovered that Sharp copiers are among the best in the industry from a quality and reliability standpoint. They also have some of the.

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To Renew or Not Renew, That Is the Question

Submitted by Bernie Schom on Tue, 06/ 18/ 19 - 05: 13 PM

You’re prepared, at least mentally, to begin your migration to Windows 10 because you’ve read What Does Windows End of Life Mean to My Business? and Getting Ahead of Windows End of Life. Is your hardware ready, though? How you handle your IT (on your.

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Sharp vs Canon Copiers [Ratings + Reviews]

Submitted by Bernie Schom on Tue, 05/ 28/ 19 - 04: 35 PM

 

8 MIN READ | SHARP VS CANON COPIERS

Sharp vs Canon copiers are a comparison of features and usability vs reliability. The differences between a copier's main functions are pretty marginal, but depending on the needs of your business or organization,.

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5 Questions You May Have When Buying a Copier [Video + Blog]

Submitted by Bernie Schom on Tue, 04/ 30/ 19 - 09: 51 AM

4 MIN READ | OFFICE COPIERS

Are you considering a copier purchase or lease, but are not sure what you should be asking before beginning a conversation with a vendor? This article will give you insight into the most common copier acquisition questions.

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Oce Colorado Printer: the Game-Changer of 2020 [with videos]

Submitted by Bernie Schom on Tue, 02/ 26/ 19 - 10: 52 AM

OCE COLORADO PRINTER | 3 MIN READ

I know what you're thinking. People throw the word game-changer around like it's the greatest way to describe a new product (and there are no others). It's a cliche, but, it's also incredibly accurate to describe the.

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Service Level Agreements (SLA): A Simple Guide to Understanding Them

Submitted by Bernie Schom on Mon, 11/ 12/ 18 - 04: 53 PM

SERVICE LEVEL AGREEMENTS | 5 MIN READ

Cyber security has been an increasing concern for most businesses. Hackers aren't going away anytime soon and it would seem that no one is safe (Equifax, Target, Facebook, etc.).

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What is a Copier Lease Buyout? The Real Meaning

Submitted by Bernie Schom on Thu, 11/ 01/ 18 - 02: 47 PM

COPIER LEASE BUYOUT | 10 MIN READ

You've heard the phrase thrown around before. You're interested in the idea of switching to a new copier service provider because you'd like a lower price, or maybe they haven't kept their end of the bargain.

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How Much Does Printing Cost Per Page?

Submitted by Bernie Schom on Wed, 10/ 10/ 18 - 12: 01 PM

MANAGED PRINT SERVICES | 4 MIN READ

Even though more and more businesses are transitioning away from relying on printers for business operations, they still will always need printers in some capacity. Whether you use large multifunction printers or.

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What is the Difference Between Toner and Ink Cartridges?

Submitted by Bernie Schom on Fri, 09/ 07/ 18 - 01: 05 PM

MANAGED PRINT SERVICES | 4 MIN READ

As a marketing professional in the copier and printing industry, I have found that there are many people who get mixed up with the difference between toner and ink cartridges. Many people also think that ink is.

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How Much Does A Printer Really Cost?

Submitted by Bernie Schom on Wed, 09/ 05/ 18 - 05: 07 PM

MANAGED PRINT SERVICES | 10 MIN READ

Printers can be very cheap. If you’re purchasing one for your home office, a standard inkjet printer may be all you need. Then again, if you're using printers for your business, they can get expensive very quickly.

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