Who we are

Our website address is: http://mylearningstrengths.com.

What personal data we collect and why we collect it

Comments

When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.

An anonymized string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: https://automattic.com/privacy/. After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.

Media

If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.

Contact forms

Information submitted in contact forms will only be used for the purpose of answering queries and will not be stored separately or provided to any other parties except where necessary to address the query.

Cookies

If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.

If you have an account and you log in to this site, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.

When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.

If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

This website uses Google forms to generate reports.
The data is kept within a secure Google account.
Your data will only be accessed and utilised for the the express purpose of generating reports a requested by visitors to the website.
Your data is stored within the Google account indefinitely for the purpose of generating reports and tracking usaged over time.
Reports generated are anonymized and identify general trends over time.
This data can only be accessed by administrators of the Google account and this website and is protected by two step verification and standard encryption practices included the application of a secure certificate verification of the website.

Analytics

Who we share your data with

Your data is not shared with any third party providers except where necessary to generate content as required by the functions of the website.
All data shared is anonomized wherever possible and used only for the express purpose as outlined on the website.

How long we retain your data

If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.

For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.

What rights you have over your data

If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

Where we send your data

Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.

Your contact information

Your contact information will only be used to contact you where you have specifically requested it. Your details will not be transmitted to any other parties except where necessary and expressly communicated.

Additional information

What third parties we receive data from

This website utilises Google Forms. Data entered into the forms is used and stored according to Googles terms and conditions.

What automated decision making and/or profiling we do with user data

Reports on usage and general trends will be developed as a result of the surveys completed. This information will be de-identified except where users have expressly requested specific information based on their interactions with the site.