Privacy Policy

Corporate Career Girl (“CCG”, “us”, “we”, “our”) is committed to safeguarding your privacy. Any data or information you provide us will be in compliance with this privacy policy. Our policy explains how we treat and use your personal information. We may change and update this policy from time to time. We will notify you of any changes by updating this privacy policy on our website.

By continuing to use our website, you accept that you understand and agree with our Privacy Policy.

This policy was last updated on: 24/05/2018

1. Personal information we collect

We collect any personal information you give us and information about your device and visits to our website.

This information includes:

1.1   Your IP address (approximate) geographical location, browser type, operating system, length of visit, referral resource, page views and website navigation which we collect via our Google Analytics account;

1.2   Information such as your first name, last name and email address when you sign up or subscribe to our newsletters;

1.3   Information such as your first name, last name and email address when you comment on our blog posts or contact us via our contact form;

1.4   Information such as your first name, last name and email address when you sign up or join a giveaway competition;

1.5   Information you share with us by completing or taking part in a survey;

1.6   Information you share with us when you submit  a guest article on Corporate Career Girl, such as your first and last name, email address, profile picture and biography;

1.7   Any other personal information that you voluntarily provide via our website or email.

2. How we collect your information

Our website is hosted on Squarespace, Inc. Squarespace provides us with this website platform which enables us to share our blog content and services. All the information you provide us is stored through Squarespace’s data storage, databases and their general application. Squarespace provides us with HTTPS Encryption – HTTPS Secure, also known as HTTPS is an extension which transfers secure communication (and payments) over a computer network. Read more about Squarespace’s Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.

2.1   We collect information through analytics tools provided by our hosting platform to help us measure trends and the traffic to our website;

2.2   We collect information through Google Analytics. This is a website analytics service offered by Google which allows us to track and report traffic to our website. As mentioned in section 1.1. Google Analytics collects information such as your IP address (approximate) geographical location, browser type, operating system, length of visit, referral resource, page views and website navigation.

2.3   We collect information via our third-party, Google AdSense. On our website, we make use of third-party advertising offered by Google AdSense which uses your cookie information to display certified advertisement – To find out more about how cookies work, see our Cookie Policy (Section 5).

3. Why we collect your information

3.1   We collect your personal information (as mentioned above) for all our marketing purposes. The information we collect helps us to tailor our articles and blog content to your preferences;

3.2   We collect your information so that we can send you the latest updates, blog content, free resources and giveaway competitions via our newsletter.

3.3   To improve and personalise your user experience on CCG;

3.4   To send regulated email updates, newsletters, promotions, contests, surveys and blog content;

3.5   To reply, respond or deal with any inquiry or blog comment;

3.6   To Inform any third parties we work with about our web and user statistics (Non-personally identifiable information, such as anonymous data usage, click rates, open rates, landing pages, exit pages, user sessions etc.) For example your IP Address which is collected through Google Analytics, allows us to identify from which Geographical location our readers come from. (Note: Your personal information is NOT and will NOT be disclosed);

3.7   To enable your use of any other services on our website.

4. Third party disclosure and links

4.1   Our website may include affiliate links and re-directions to third party websites. When you access third party sites, you do so at your own risk. We don’t control and aren’t liable for those sites and what those third parties do.

4.2   We may use third party plugins, apps and tools to help improve our services and website.

4.3   We will not give out your personal information to any third party without your consent.

4.4   Corporate career girl is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to https://corporatecareergirl.com. You can find more about Amazon Associates Program here.

5. Guest blogging, contributors, her career story

5.1   By submitting your guest article or ‘Her Career Story’ interview, you agree for us to distribute your published article on our website and any other social media platforms like Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, Google+, Pinterest and YouTube. Click here to find out more about Guest Blogging on CCG.

5.2   We will publish and share your guest article and/or interview alongside any information you freely provide us, such as your profile picture, name and biography;

5.3   We are not liable for any comments or actions by our website visitors and readers, and for any personal information you willingly decide to share in your published article.

5.4   We cannot control or prevent any misuse of your published guest articles, interview or any other published information;

5.5   We may choose to delete without notice or your consent, your guest article, interview or any other information published on our website, if it is used or shared in such a way that leads to the misrepresentation of our brand.

6 Cookie Policy

Do we make use of cookies?

Yes, our website makes use of cookies. A Cookie is a small file or type of message that asks permission to be stored on your device’s hard drive. Cookies allow web browsers to respond to you and tailor information and advertisement based on your needs.

We use cookies to help identify and customise our web page to our users. A cookie is simply meant to remember any information you provide to us. Such as your name, email address and navigation preferences which we use for marketing purposes.  – Also collected when you fill in a form or comment on our website. If preferred you can modify your browser settings to decline our cookies.

In general, cookies are used to retain user preferences, store information for things like shopping baskets, and provide anonymised tracking data to third party applications like our Google Analytics and Google AdSense tools. Cookies help to make your browsing experience better. However, you may prefer to disable cookies on this site. The most effective way to do this is to disable cookies in your browser. We suggest consulting the Help section of your browser or taking a look at the About Cookies website which offers guidance for all modern browsers.

7 Unsubscribing from our email list

If at any time you wish to no longer receive our newsletters, email updates, blog articles or any other information, you can do so by clicking on the ‘unsubscribe’ link at the bottom (footer) or top (header) of any newsletters and email updates we send you.

contact information:

For further information regarding this privacy policy or any other inquiry please contact:

Sarah Johnson

Founder CCG

Email: info@corporatecareergirl.com

Location: The Netherlands