This policy was last updated on 14/10/2019
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 or Quiz;
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
2.1 We collect information through analytics tools provided by our hosting platform (Siteground) 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.
All quiz responses are separate from any personal data such as your name or email address. Which means that specific responses cannot be linked to a particular individual.
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 Amazon.com. You can find more about Amazon Associates Program here. Please also read our disclaimer.
5. Guest blogging, contributors & interviews
5.1 By submitting your guest article or by participating in an 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 or interview.
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.
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.
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