This Policy applies as between you, the User of this Website and The Digital Transformation People, the owner and provider of this Website. This Policy applies to our use of any and all Data collected by us in relation to your use of the Website and any Services or Systems therein. Please also see our full terms and conditions of service.
1. Definitions and Interpretation
In this Policy the following terms shall have the following meanings:
“Account” means collectively the personal information, Payment Information and credentials used by Users to access Material and / or any communications System on the Website;
“Content” means any text, graphics, images, audio, video, software, data compilations and any other form of information capable of being stored in a computer that appears on or forms part of this Website;
“Cookie” means a small file that resides on your computer’s hard drive that often contains an anonymous unique identifier and is accessible only by the website that placed it there, not any other sites;
“Data” means collectively all information that you submit to the Website. This includes, but is not limited to, Account details and information submitted using any of our Services or Systems;
“Services” means collectively any online facilities, tools, services or information that The Digital Transformation People makes available through the Website either now or in the future;
“System” means any online communications infrastructure that The Digital Transformation People makes available through the Website either now or in the future. This includes, but is not limited to, web-based email, message boards, live chat facilities and email links;
“User” / “Users” means any third party that accesses the Website and is not employed by The Digital Transformation People and acting in the course of their employment;
and “Website” means the website that you are currently using and any sub-domains of this site, unless expressly excluded by their own terms and conditions.
2. Data Collected
Without limitation, any of the following Data may be collected:
- job title;
- company name;
- contact information such as email addresses and telephone numbers;
- demographic information such as post code;
- financial information such as credit / debit card numbers;
- IP address (automatically collected);
- web browser type and version (automatically collected); 2.9 operating system (automatically collected);
- a list of URLS starting with a referring site, your activity on this Website, and the site you exit to (automatically collected);
- and Cookie information (see clause 10 below).
3. Our Use of Data
Any personal Data you submit will be retained by The Digital Transformation People for as long as you use the Services and Systems provided on the Website, or for up to a period of one year following any inactivity.
Unless we are obliged by law to do so, and subject to Clause 4, your Data will not be disclosed to third parties.
All personal Data is stored securely in accordance with the principles of the Data Protection Act 1998. For more details on security, see clause 9 below.
Any or all of the above Data may be required by us from time to time in order to provide you with the best possible service and experience when using our Website or the Services. Specifically, Data may be used by us for the following reasons:
- internal record keeping and billing;
- improvement of our Website or Services;
- transmission by email of promotional or other communications materials to you;
- contact for market research purposes which may be done using email, telephone, fax or mail. Such information may be used to customise or update the Website;
- producing reports or statistics on the people accessing the Website;
- using the name and/or logo of the company you work for in marketing or publicity material, unless you specifically tell us otherwise. Your name and all other personal information will remain confidential at all times.
We do not store any credit card details.
4. Third Party Websites & Services
The Digital Transformation People may, from time to time, employ the services of other parties for dealing with matters that may include, but are not limited to, payment handling, delivery of purchased services, search engine facilities, advertising and marketing. The providers of such services do not have access your personal Data unless it is necessary for them to perform the services that The Digital Transformation People requests. Any data that is shared is limited to what is required for them to provide the service only. Any use for other purposes is strictly prohibited. Furthermore, any Data that is processed by third parties must be processed within the terms of this Policy and in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998. This may include the transfer of your personal data to one or more countries outside the UK, or the European Economic Area.
The Digital Transformation People uses, Google, Inc and Linkedin for advertising services, Google, Inc for its web analytics service.
5. Changes of Business Ownership & Control
The Digital Transformation People may, from time to time, expand or reduce its business and this may involve the sale of certain divisions or the transfer of control of certain divisions to other parties. Data provided by Users will, where it is relevant to any division so transferred, be transferred along with that division and the new owner or newly controlling party will, under the terms of this Policy, be permitted to use the Data for the purposes for which it was supplied by you.
In the event that any Data submitted by Users will be transferred in such a manner, you will be contacted in advance and informed of the changes. When contacted you will be given the choice to have your Data deleted or withheld from the new owner or controller.
6. Controlling Access to your Data
Wherever you are required to submit Data, you will be given options to restrict our use of that Data. This may include 1) use of Data for direct marketing purposes and 2) sharing Data with third parties.
7. Your Right to Withhold Information
8. Accessing your own Data
You may access your Account at any time to view or amend the Data. You may need to modify or update your Data if your circumstances change. Additional Data as to your marketing preferences may also be stored and you may change this at any time. You have the right to ask for a copy of your personal Data on payment of a small fee.
Data security is of great importance to The Digital Transformation People and to protect your Data we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure Data collected online.
Strictly Necessary cookies – These are cookies that allow you to use different parts of our site. Without them different features that you have requested cannot be provided. These are usually set in response to an action performed by the user like clicking on a job advert or failing to enter the correct password to their account.
Functional cookies – These help us to make your experience within our site more personal. For instance, knowing if you have been on the site before so that messages for new visitors are not displayed to you.
First party cookies – These are cookies that are set by our website. And only we can read them.
Session cookies – These are stored while you browse our site and then deleted once you leave.
Persistent cookies – These are saved on your computer and won’t be deleted when you close the web page. We use these to provide functionality like keeping you logged in when you come back to the site.
Performance cookies – These help us to track how people are using our site. They help us to know what pages people are using most and how users navigate around the site, we use this information to make informed decision about how we can improve the user experience of our site.
The information we get using these cookies is completely anonymous and we will make no attempt to identify you or influence your experience of our site while you are on it. If you use the “Do Not Track” browser setting, we currently don’t respond to DNT requests.
Third party cookies – These can be things like Google Analytics and other embedded content.
11. Changes to this Policy