Website Privacy & Cookies

Website Privacy & Cookies2018-05-25T11:21:23+00:00

Roger Steare Consulting Limited (‘our’, ‘us’ or ‘we’) are committed to ensuring the protection of your privacy and it’s important for you to know and understand how we will use and protect any information you give us through the use of our website and social media. Our Privacy Policy seeks to follow the current Privacy and Electronics Communications Regulation (PECR), or ePrivacy Directive, and the General Data Privacy Regulations (GDPR).

Effective from 22nd May 2018, and through subsequent updates, your information will only be used in accordance with this Privacy Policy. We reserve the right to alter this Policy without notice and therefore suggest that you check back from time to time to ensure you are up to date and happy with any changes made.

This page is about our Website Privacy and Cookies Policy, and together with our Usage Policy, describes how we treat the information provided by you, our visitors, including, what other information we gather and how we use it, why we sometimes need to store “cookies” and how to prevent this if you wish.

We may collect the following information

  • name
  • contact information including email, website and social media contacts, including but not confined to, Twitter, LinkedIn, Google + and Facebook. plus user’s IP address
  • demographic information such as post code, preferences and interests
  • other information relevant to your query or communication with us

How we collect information

We collect information via our website, our contact form and our social media channels, including, but not limited to, Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn.

Why do we collect this information and what do we do with it?

We gather information in order to:

  • respond to queries and comments by visitors and interested parties
  • make improvements as to how our website works and meets visitors’ needs
  • tailor this website according to visitors’ interests

Social Media

We use a third party provider Hootsuite to manage many of our social media interactions. If you send us a private or direct message via social media the message will be stored by Hootsuite for three months. It will not be shared with any other organisations. You’ll find their privacy policy here:

Hootsuite Privacy Policy

We also use Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn. You’ll find their privacy policies here:

Facebook Privacy Policy

Twitter Privacy Policy

LinkedIn Privacy Policy

We may also stream our video content from the third party supplier You Tube and Vimeo.  Please view their privacy and cookie policies here:

Vimeo Privacy Policy

You Tube Privacy policy

Links to external websites

Our website contains links to other third party websites, which we feel may be of interest or use to you. Please be aware, however, that once you have left our website we do not have any control over these third party websites and cannot be held responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites as they are not governed by this privacy statement. Please take care and ensure you check the privacy policy or statement applicable to the website you’re visiting.

Safe and secure

This website has an SSL Certificate this shows trusted, secure and encrypted information exchange between browsers and webservers, websites and networks.

We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure and to prevent unauthorized access or disclosure we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.

Controlling your personal information

Personal information that you submit to us through this website will only be used for the purposes we solicited it. For example, to respond to an enquiry, and will not be used for any other purpose without your consent, neither will your information be pass it on to any third party, unless we are required to do so by law. Any information shared with us digitally may be kept for up to 90 days prior to deletion.

You may, at any time, request to see what information of yours we hold and request its deletion. There is no charge and we will supply the information to you within 30 days.

Cookies

In common with almost all professionally run websites, this website logs the IP address of each visitor in order to keep it running reliably. This is also essential for protecting the website and its visitors from malicious attacks, including infection with malware. This website provides information as a service to vistors such as you and, to do this reliably and efficiently it sometimes places small amounts of information on your computer or device (e.g. mobile phone). This includes small files known as cookies. The cookies stored by this website cannot be used to identify you personally.

How Cookies Are Used

We use cookies on our website.  Cookies are small text files that help website owners give visitors tailored browsing experiences, thus optimizing the site’s efficiency for each and every visitor.  Many cookies are essential to the functionality of a website and without them the site may not seem to work properly. On our site we have Google analytics cookies.  These give us no personal information about you they simply help us to improve our site and give you the information you’re seeking.

Our essential cookies are:

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wc_cart_hash_#thecorporatephilosopher.orgHTTPSession
wc_fragments_#thecorporatephilosopher.orgHTTPSession

Preferences Cookies

NAMEPROVIDERTYPEEXPIRES
playervimeo.comHTTP1 Year
wfvt_#thecorporatephilosopher.orgHTTPSession

Statistics Cookies

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_gidthecorporatephilosopher.orgHTTPSession
vuidvimeo.comHTTP2 Years

Marketing Cookies

NAMEPROVIDERTYPEEXPIRES
collectgoogle-analytics.comPixelSession

Unclassified Cookies

NAMEPROVIDERTYPEEXPIRES
wordfence_verifiedHumanthecorporatephilosopher.orgHTTPSession

Google Analytics data retention is 38 months. You’ll find Google’s Analytics Privacy Policy here.

You can opt-out of Google Analytics cookies altogether by linking to this Google Analytics Opt-Out Add-on.

Privacy queries, data removal and complaints

You may, at any time, request to see what information of yours we hold and request its deletion. There is no charge and we will supply the information to you within 30 days.

Please contact roger@thecorporatephilosopher.org if you have a query, wish to remove your data from our systems or have a complaint about something you think we have done that affects your data privacy. In respect of a complaint, please do let us know and allow us to remedy the situation. You are also free, at any time, to contact the Information Commissioner’s Office via the https://ico.org.uk.

This is a statement of our Privacy Policy and is not a contract. For further information on data protection and the requirements of GDPR we encourage you to visit the ePrivacy Regulation and the ICO Guide to General Data Protection Regulation. 

Thank you.