THE INFORMATION WE COLLECT FROM YOU
When you place an order on our website, we collect personal information including but not limited to your email id, name, phone number and address. We may also collect information when you complete any customer survey. Website usage information may also be collected using cookies. In addition, we shall save and process only that data which you provide to us voluntarily and, if applicable, information that we automatically collect when you visit our websites. If you make use of our services, we shall usually only collect the data which is required in order to provide those services. If we ask you for further data, the provision of that information is voluntary. Processing of personal data is carried out solely for fulfilment of the requested service and to protect our own legitimate business interests.
INTENDED USE OF PERSONAL DATA
We usually use personal data that is provided by you to answer your queries, to process your orders or to provide you with access to specific information or offers. It may also be necessary for the maintenance of customer relations for us, or a service provider engaged by us, to use this personal data to inform you of product offers, or to carry out online surveys, in order that we can better deal with the requirements and demands of our customers. We shall of course respect your wishes should you not want to supply us with your personal data for the purposes of supporting our customer relationships (in particular for direct marketing or for market research purposes). We shall not sell or otherwise market your personal data to third parties.
USE FOR SPECIFIC PURPOSES
We shall collect, process and use personal data that has been provided by you online only for the purposes indicated. Your personal data shall not be passed on to third parties without your express consent. The collection of personal data and the transmission of such data to government institutions and authorities shall only be carried out within the scope of the relevant laws or if we are obliged to collect and transmit such data due to a judicial ruling. Our employees, as well as service providers engaged by us, are obliged by us to confidentiality and to comply with the provisions of the Federal Data Protection Act.
Before using the Reiss Motivation Profile® or 9 Levels online tool on our website, you have the possibility to electronically give us your consent by means of a consent text.
CHILDREN AND YOUNG PEOPLE
Persons below the age of 18 should not transmit personal data to us without the consent of their parents or legal guardians. We do not request personal data from children and young people, nor do we collect such information or pass it on to third parties.
No personal data relating to the user other than the internet protocol address is stored in this process. This information is used to automatically recognise you on your next visit to our website and to facilitate navigation. Cookies enable us, for instance, to customise a website in line with your interests, or to store your password so that you do not have to re-enter it each time. You may of course also view our website without cookies. If you do not wish us to recognise your computer, you can prevent cookies from being stored on your hard drive by selecting "block all cookies“ in your browser settings. For full details of how this works, please read the instructions of your browser provider. If you do not accept cookies, however, this may limit the functionality of our services.
When using our web pages, information that your browser transmits to us is automatically collected and stored for organisational and technical reasons. This
Browser type/browser version
Operating system used
Host name of the accessing computer
Time of the server request
We evaluate this technical data anonymously and solely for statistical purposes, in order to be able to continually improve our online presence and to make our internet services even more attractive. These data shall be stored on secure systems separately from other personal information. No conclusions are drawn with regard to any individual person. We reserve the right to examine this data subsequently if we become aware of concrete evidence of illegal use.
We have taken technical and organizational security measures to protect your personal information against loss, destruction, manipulation and unauthorised access. All our employees and all those who are involved with the processing of data are obliged to comply with the German Federal Data Protection Act and other relevant data protection laws and the confidential handling of personal data. When personal data are collected and processed, they are transferred in encrypted form in order to prevent misuse of data by third parties. Our security measures are continuously revised and improved in line with technical developments.
If you send us enquiries using the contact form, the information you have provided on the form shall be stored by us, including the contact data you have provided for the purpose of answering your question, and in the event of any follow-up questions. We shall not share this information without your permission.
If you would like to receive a newsletter offered on our websites, we require a valid email address from you as well as information that allows us to verify that you are the owner of the specified email address and that you agree to receive the newsletter. No additional data shall be collected. We use this data solely to send the information requested and shall not pass it on to third parties. You may revoke consent to the storage of your data and email address at any time, as well as the use for sending the newsletter, for example using the 'unsubscribe' link in the newsletter.
OBJECTION TO PROMOTIONAL EMAILS
We hereby expressly prohibit the use of the contact data published as part of our duty to publish an imprint for the purpose of sending advertising and informational material that has not been expressly requested. The website operators expressly reserve the right to take legal action in the event of any sending of unsolicited advertising material, for example through spam email.
INFORMATION, DELETION, BLOCKING
You have the right to be provided free of charge and at any time with information about your personal data stored, its origin and recipient, and the purpose for which it has been processed. You also have the right to have this data corrected, blocked or deleted. You may contact us at any time using the address given in the legal notice if you have further questions on the topic of personal data.
CHANGES TO OUR DATA PROTECTION POLICY
We reserve the right to change our security and data protection measures if this becomes necessary due to technical developments. In these cases, we shall also amend our information on data protection accordingly. Please always take note of the most current version of our data protection statement.
QUESTIONS, SUGGESTIONS, COMPLAINTS
If you have any questions about our information on data protection or the processing of your personal data, you may contact us directly at firstname.lastname@example.org. This is also your contact in the case of requests for information, suggestions or complaints.
DATA PROTECTION DECLARATION FOR THE USE OF FACEBOOK PLUGINS (THE 'LIKE' BUTTON)
Our website includes plugins for the Facebook social network, the provider of which is Facebook Inc., 1 Hacker Way, Menlo Park, California 94025, USA. You can identify Facebook plugins by the Facebook logo or the "Like“ button on our site. For an overview of Facebook plugins, see: http://developers.facebook.com/docs/plugins/. When you visit our site, a direct connection between your browser and the Facebook server is established by means of the plugin. This enables Facebook to receive the information that you have visited our site, from your IP address. If you click on the Facebook "Like“ button while you are logged into your Facebook account, you can link the content of our site to your Facebook profile. This allows Facebook to associate your visit to our site with your user account. Please note that, as the operator of this site, we have no knowledge of the content of the data transmitted to Facebook or of how Facebook uses this data. For more information, please see Facebook’s data policy statement at http://de-de.facebook.com/policy.php If you do not want Facebook to associate your visit to our site with your Facebook account, please log out of your Facebook account.
GOOGLE TAG MANAGER AND GOOGLE ANALYTICS
In addition to cookies, this website may also use Google Tag Manager and Google Analytics, web tracking and analytics services provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Cookies used by Google generate information about your use of the website and are transmitted to and stored by Google.
Google uses this information for various purposes, including but not limited to the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and to provide other services relating to internet usage. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google.
DATA PROTECTION STATEMENT FOR THE USE OF GOOGLE ANALYTICS
This website uses the Google Analytics web analysis service. The provider is Google Inc. 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway Mountain View, CA 94043, USA. Google Analytics uses so-called „cookies“. These are text files which are stored on your computer and enable an analysis of how you use our website. Information generated by cookies regarding your use of this website is usually forwarded to a Google server in the USA and stored there. However, if IP anonymisation is activated on this website, your IP address shall first be shortened by Google within member states of the European Union or in other states that are contracting parties to the agreement in the European Economic Area. The complete IP address is only transmitted to a Google server in the USA and shortened there in exceptional cases. On behalf of the operator of this website, Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website, to compile reports on website activity and to provide other services regarding website activity and internet usage to the website operator. The IP address transmitted by your browser as part of Google Analytics shall not be matched with any other data held by Google.
You may prevent these cookies from being stored by selecting the appropriate settings in your browser. However, we wish to point out that doing so may mean you may not be able to make use of all the functions of this website. You may also prevent collection of data generated by cookies about your use of the website (including your IP address) by Google, and the processing of these data by Google, by downloading and installing the browser plugin available at the following link: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en Please note that on this website Google Analytics has been extended with the code "anonymizeIp“ in order to ensure anonymous collection of IP addresses.
DATA PROTECTION STATEMENT FOR THE USE OF GOOGLE+1
Our website use Google +1 functions. The provider is Google Inc. 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway Mountain View, CA 94043, USA. Collection and dissemination of information: the Google +1 button enables you to publish information around the world. The Google +1 button allows you and other users to obtain personalized content from Google and our partners. Google stores both the information that you have given for +1 content and information about the page that you viewed when you clicked on +1. Your +1 can be displayed as a reference together with your profile name and photo in Google services, for example in search results or in your Google profile, or shown in other places on websites and advertisements on the internet. Google records information about your +1 activities in order to improve Google services for you and others. To use the Google +1 button, you need a globally visible, public Google profile that contains at least the name you have selected as your profile name. This name is used in all Google services. In some cases, this name can also replace a different name that you have used to share content through your Google account. The identity of your Google profile can be displayed to other users who know your email address or who have other identifying information about you.
Use of data that is collected: in addition to the uses mentioned above, the information you provide is used in accordance with the applicable Google data protection policies. Google may publish aggregated statistics on the +1 activities of users and/or pass this information on to users and partners such as publishers, advertisers or linked websites.
DATA PROTECTION STATEMENT FOR THE USE OF TWITTER
Functions of the Twitter service are embedded in our website. These functions are provided by Twitter Inc., 1355 Market Street, Suite 900, San Francisco, CA 94103, USA. When you use Twitter and the “re-tweet” function, the websites you visit are connected to your Twitter account and made known to other users. Data will also be transferred to Twitter. As the operator of this website, we would like to point out that we receive no information on the content of the transmitted data or its use by Twitter.
DATA PROTECTION STATEMENT FOR THE USE OF XING
DATA PROTECTION STATEMENT FOR THE USE OF YOUTUBE
Plugins from the YouTube site, operated by Google, are used on this website. The operator of the site is YouTube LLC, 901 Cherry Ave., San Bruno, CA 94066, USA. When you visit one of our pages that is provided with a YouTube plugin, a connection to the YouTube servers is established. This plug-in then transmits information to the YouTube server regarding which of our pages you have visited. If you are logged in as a member of YouTube, YouTube can associate this information with your respective personal user accounts on these platforms. When using these plugins, such as by the click/start buttons for a video or sending a comment, this information is associated with your YouTube user account, which you can only prevent by logging out before using the plugin.
For information on the collection and use of data by the platform or plugins, refer to the privacy policies: www.youtube.com or https://www.google.de/intl/de/policies/privacy
HOW WE USE THE INFORMATION WE COLLECT FROM YOU
Information that we collect from you is used primarily to process your order and to manage your account. We may also, from time to time, use your information to email, Whatsapp or SMS you about other products or services that we think may be of interest to you. In processing your order, if required by law, we may send your information to fraud prevention agencies or credit references. Information accessed via Google Analytics and Google Tag Manager are primarily used to gauge your usage of the website, to improve our services on a continuous basis.