Protecting Your Privacy
Work Ready Graduates is committed to safeguarding the personal information you provide us with and to protecting your privacy.
The purpose of this privacy statement is to enable you to understand how we, Work Ready Graduates, use personal information collected via this website, and the choices you can make about how your personal information is used. By submitting your personal information to this website, you are confirming that you have read and understood Work Ready Graduates’ privacy statement and that we may use your personal information described in it.
Work Ready Graduates reserves the right to modify or update this privacy statement at any time without prior notice. Any modifications will apply to all information collected by Work Ready Graduates, including previously collected information.
The information we collect
You do not have to provide any personal information in order to browse this website. Any information you provide will be held and used by Work Ready Graduates as detailed in this privacy statement.
We will collect personal information about you when you register with us through the links provided in our registration, contact and MicroLearning module sign up forms.
Additionally, when you visit our website, we may collect tracking information such as your browser type, the type of operating system you use, the location you are browsing the site from, the name of your internet service provider and pages visited on the site.
Work Ready Graduates obtains this information by using technologies, including cookies, in order to increase the functionality and user-friendliness of our website and to better tailor our website to your needs. For example, we may want to know how long the average user spends on our website or which pages are visited the most. This information will only be used for our own analytical purposes and will never be shared with third parties.
How the information is used
We use the information and data we collect from our users for a variety of purposes:
1. To help us continually improve our service.
2. To conduct market research.
3. To run competitions.
4. So that we can send you news items, newsletters and information packs which are relevant to your interests.
5. So that we can inform you of new offers, products and services that may be of interest to you.
We also use non-personal information (i.e. the pages you visit on our website and your location) for the following purposes:
1. To develop our marketing strategy.
2. To aid strategic development.
3. To audit usage of the site.
Do we share information with third parties?
We do not share any of your information gained from our registration and contact forms with third parties. However, when you register for one of our microlearning courses, we may share your information with the university you have studied at and with carefully selected employers with career opportunities.
We reserve the right to release personal information without your consent or without consulting you, when we believe that this is appropriate to comply with our legal obligations, to enforce our terms and conditions, to protect the security of this website or to prevent fraud.
From time to time we may share anonymous information about visitors to this site to potential advertisers, business partners and sponsors such as the number of users we have, their average age, location, etc. This information will be shared in a way that ensures your identity is not revealed.
We may also disclose or access your account if required to do so by law.
This website uses Google Analytics to help analyse how users navigate the site. Google Analytics uses “cookies,” which are text files placed on your computer, to collect standard Internet log information and visitor behaviour information in an anonymous form. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including IP address) is transmitted to Google. This information is then used to evaluate visitors’ use of the website and to compile statistical reports on website activity.
We will never (and will not allow any third party to) use the statistical analytics tool to track or to collect any Personally Identifiable Information (PII) of visitors to our site. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. Neither we nor Google will link, or seek to link, an IP address with the identity of a computer user. We will not associate any data gathered from this site with any Personally Identifiable Information from any source, unless you explicitly submit that information via a fill-in form on our website.
How we protect your financial information
Purchasing one of our MicroLearning modules will involve you providing your card details via PayPal or Stripe. We do not store them for privacy and security reasons.
To view Paypal’s information security click here
To view Stripes’s information security click here