This privacy policy is for this website www.noothinking.co.uk, served by Noo Thinking Ltd, and governs the privacy of its users who choose to use it. It explains how we comply with both the GDPR (General Data Protection Regulations) and the PECR (Privacy and Electronic Communications Regulations).

This policy will explain areas of this website that may affect your privacy. It outlines how we process, collect, manage and store your personal details. In addition, it will explain how we protect your individual rights under the GDPR and PECR.

This Privacy Policy also explains the use of cookies or software, advertising or commercial sponsorship from third parties and the download of any documents, files or software made available to you (if any) on this website.

On occasions, further explanations may be provided for specific pages or features of this website in order to help you understand how we, this website and its third parties (if any) interact with you and your computer / device in order to serve it to you.

Noo Thinking Ltd and this website comply with the GDPR (General Data Protection Regulations) which came into effect in May 2018.

This website uses cookies to better the user experience whilst visiting the website. As required by legislation, where applicable, this website uses a cookie control system, allowing the user to give explicit permission, or to deny, the use of or saving of cookies on their computer / device. We will not share or use your data with any third parties without your approval.

Cookies are small files saved to the user’s computer hard drive that track, save and store information about the user’s interactions and usage of the website. This allows the website, through its server, to provide users with a tailored experience within this website. This is mainly for remembering your details for login purposes.

Users are advised that, if they wish to deny the use and saving of cookies from this website onto their computer hard drive, they should take necessary steps, within their web browsers security settings, to block all cookies from this website and its external serving vendors, or use the cookie control system, if available, upon their first visit.

Helpful “Noo” links:

How to disable cookies for Google Chrome: https://support.google.com/accounts/answer/61416?co=GENIE.Platform%3DDesktop&hl=en

How to disable cookies for Microsoft explorer: https://support.microsoft.com/en-gb/help/17442/windows-internet-explorer-delete-manage-cookies

How to disable cookies on Safari: https://support.apple.com/kb/ph21411?locale=en_US

How to disable cookies in Firefox: https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/enable-and-disable-cookies-website-preferences

For other browsers please search online.

This website uses Google Analytics tracking software to monitor its visitors, to better understand how they use it. The software will save a cookie to your computer hard drive in order to track and monitor your engagement.

Any downloadable documents, files or media made available on this website are provided to users at their own risk. While all precautions have been undertaken to ensure only genuine downloads are available, users are advised to verify their authenticity using third party anti-virus software or similar applications.

We accept no responsibility for third party downloads and downloads provided by external third party websites, and advise users to verify their authenticity using third party anti-virus software or similar applications.

Users contacting this website do so at their own discretion and provide any such personal details requested at their own risk. Your personal information will be stored privately and securely, until a time it is no longer required. At the end of the retention period, all manual records will be shredded and digital information will be deleted.

Cookies are stored in the site’s database, so please bare this in mind.

Where we have clearly stated, and made you aware of the fact, and where you have given your express permission, we may use your details to send you event information through a mailing list system. Event and services promotions will be managed in accordance with the regulations named in ‘The policy’ above.

We take significant precautions to guard against hacking and security breaches. These include adopting safer working practices in the office, when meeting clients and delivering support. We do not share logon details and passwords, use Word fence for extra added IT security and carefully choosing our web hosting.

We ensure that we carefully dispose of data when we no longer need to retain it.

We operate an email mailing list program to inform subscribers about products, services and/or news we supply/publish. Users can subscribe through an online-automated process, where they have given their explicit permission. Subscriber personal details are collected, processed, managed and stored in accordance with the regulations named in ‘The policy’ above. Subscribers can unsubscribe at any time through an automated online service, or if not available, other means as detailed in the footer of sent marketing messages (or unsubscribe from all Mail chimp lists). The type and content of marketing messages subscribers receive and notification it may contain third party content, is clearly outlined at the point of subscription.

Email marketing messages via mail chimp may contain tracking beacons / tracked clickable links or similar server technologies in order to track subscriber activity within email marketing messages. Where used, such marketing messages may record a range of subscriber data relating to engagement, geographic, demographics and already stored subscriber data.

Although we only look to include quality, safe and relevant external links, users are advised to adopt a policy of caution before clicking any external web links mentioned throughout this website. (External links are clickable text / banner / image links.

We cannot guarantee or verify the contents of any externally linked website despite our best efforts. Users should therefore note that they click on external links at their own risk and we cannot be held liable for any damages, or implications, caused by visiting any mentioned external links.

We adopt a Social Media Policy to ensure our business and our staff conduct themselves appropriately online. While we may have official profiles on social media platforms, users are advised to verify authenticity of such profiles before engaging or sharing information with such profiles. We will never ask for user passwords or personal details on social media platforms. Users are advised to conduct themselves appropriately when engaging with us on social media.

There may be instances where our website features social sharing buttons that help share web content directly from web pages to the respective social media platforms. Users are reminded that they activate social sharing buttons at their own discretion and accept that, in doing so, they may publish content to their social media profile feed or page.

We hope you found this policy and any related links on the page useful.

Noo Thinking Ltd works with organisations delivering training and compliance support on GDPR and many other aspects of training, “Good Employment” and Change Management Practices, Facilitation, Project Management, Events Organisation and Logistics, Coaching, Mentoring, Key Conversations, Conflict Resolution and Mediation. Please contact us to discuss how we can help empower you to make your organisation the best it can be.

Thank you for taking the time to read this policy and for taking an interest in Noo thinking Ltd

If you have any queries about this policy or any ways in which Noo Thinking can work with you, please do not hesitate to contact us:

workingtogether@noothinking.co.uk