Our websites may invite you to contact us or to provide information about yourself through opting into our mailing list, registering for a free gift, sending us an email, or filling in an enrollment or application form. We use the information you provide to personalize your online experience and to deliver the content most suited to your needs.
Depending on the information requested, the information we collect is your first and last name, and your email address, and software will also collect your IP address and geolocation. If you have filled out an application form or an enrollment form, we will also collect any relevant personal data you have provided us, such as (but not limited to), your name, email address, home address, date of birth, past qualifications and certifications, references, and reasons for your eligibility for our program or membership.
In addition, “cookies” (i.e. small text files placed on your computer when you first visit the site) are used on some of our websites. Most browsers now recognize when a cookie is offered and permit you to refuse or accept it. If you are not sure whether your browser has this capability, you should check with the software manufacturer, your company’s technology help desk, or your Internet service provider.
Cookies are primarily used to enhance your online experience and are not used to track the navigational habits of identified visitors unless we obtain your permission to do so. If you visit our sites to read or download information, such as news stories or articles, much of the information we do collect is statistical only (e.g., the domain from which you access the Internet, the date and time you access our site, and the Internet address of the website from which you link directly to our site) and is not personally identifiable. We use this information about the number of visitors and their use of the sites in aggregate form to make our sites more useful and attractive to you.
Some of the cookies we use are provided by Google Analytics and these are used to collect information about how visitors use our site. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the site. These cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including numbers of visitors to the site, the pages visited, and from where visitors have come to the site. An overview of privacy at Google can be seen at this link and to opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites, visit this link.
To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them, visit www.allaboutcookies.org or www.aboutcookies.org.
We analyze the data these platforms collect to improve the content we post and to improve the customer experience.
We do not sell any of your data to any third parties, including in the past 12 months.