What type of information do we collect?
There are two types of information that Think Contemporary collect.
Personal information such as; contact information (including email) name, and occasionally billing details, financial and credit information.
Information given to us through subscriptions to our ebooks.
In general, the information that we collect is not sensitive information. For example, we do not collect information regarding religion, sexual preference, race, or ethnic origin. Our purpose for collecting information is to provide you with a service or a free product.
If it occurs that we require such information to supply a service to you, we will only request that information with your consent.
How we use aggregate data & collect and share information
How we use aggregate data
Think Contemporary collects non-personal information as aggregate data like, how users utilise our website. For example, we monitor the number of visits to our site, we track the number of visits to certain pages on our site, and the domain names of our users’ internet service provider.
This aggregate data allows us to examine trends and gather insights that would not be readable if the elements of data were viewed in isolation. It is a means that allows us to understand the workings of our website and services, and in turn, this allows us to improve and enhance our services. We may also use this data with our partners to improve our educational and employment services.
IP (Internet Provider) Address
Your IP address is supplied to Think Contemporary through our web servers. This aids us in diagnosing problems or support issues with our servers.
How we collect information and data
Think Contemporary may collect data when you use our website, over the phone or through email when you use our services. This includes subscribing to our services, such as our newsletter. Information may also be collected when you contact Think Contemporary over the phone, through the website, via email, or through any other forms of communication.
This information is never shared with third parties.
How we use this information
Think Contemporary may use this data for any or a combination of these reasons:
To communicate with you (over phone, email, newsletters, etc.)
To facilitate and process contracts
To analyse the traffic on the Think Contemporary website
Access to information about you
If requested, Think Contemporary will provide you with access to your personal information – unless there is an exception which applies under the General Data Protection Regulation, Data Protection Act 2018 and The Privacy and Electronic Communications – EC Directive – Regulations 2003. However, if we do deny access to data, we will explain to you why.
In giving you access to the requested information, Think Contemporary may recover any reasonable costs associated with the provision of information. If you would like to request information, please contact Think Contemporary through the relevant means outlined at the bottom of this statement.
Think Contemporary likes to ensure that the information we hold is accurate, correct and up to date. If the information we hold about you is inaccurate or out of date, or if you would like your details removed from our website, please contact [email protected] This will allow us take reasonable steps to address or discuss alternative options with you.
Think Contemporary Ltd ("Think Contemporary")
operates ThinkContemporary.ie and may operate other websites. It
is Think Contemporary's policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect
while operating our websites.
Like most website operators, Think Contemporary collects non-personally-identifying information of the
sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference,
referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. Think Contemporary's purpose in
collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand
how Think Contemporary's visitors use its website. From time to
time, Think Contemporary may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by
publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.
Think Contemporary also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol
(IP) addresses for logged in users and for users leaving comments on ThinkContemporary.ie blogs/sites. Think Contemporary only discloses logged in user and commenter IP addresses under the same
circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information as described below, except that
commenter IP addresses and email addresses are visible and disclosed to the administrators of the blog/site
where the comment was left.
Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information
Certain visitors to Think Contemporary's websites choose to interact
with Think Contemporary in ways that require Think Contemporary to gather
personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that Think Contemporary gathers
depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who sign up at ThinkContemporary.ie to provide a
username and email address. Those who engage in transactions with Think Contemporary are asked to
provide additional information, including as necessary the personal and financial information required to
process those transactions. In each case, Think Contemporary collects such information only insofar as
is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor's interaction with
Think Contemporary. Think Contemporary does not disclose personally-identifying information
other than as described below. And visitors can always refuse to supply personally-identifying information, with
the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain website-related activities.
Think Contemporary may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its
websites. Think Contemporary may display this information publicly or provide it to others.
However, Think Contemporary does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as
Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information
Think Contemporary discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information
only to those of its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations that (i) need to know that information
in order to process it on Think Contemporary's behalf or to provide services available
at Think Contemporary's websites, and (ii) that have agreed not to disclose it to others. Some
of those employees, contractors and affiliated organizations may be located outside of your home country; by
using Think Contemporary's websites, you consent to the transfer of such information to
them. Think Contemporary will not rent or sell potentially personally-identifying and
personally-identifying information to anyone. Other than to its employees, contractors and affiliated
organizations, as described above, Think Contemporary discloses potentially personally-identifying and
personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or
when Think Contemporary believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the
property or rights of Think Contemporary, third parties or the public at large. If you are a registered
user of an Think Contemporary website and have supplied your email address, Think Contemporary may occasionally send you an email to tell you about new features, solicit your feedback, or just keep you up to
date with what's going on with Think Contemporary and our products. If you send us a request (for
example via email or via one of our feedback mechanisms), we reserve the right to publish it in order to help us
clarify or respond to your request or to help us support other users. Think Contemporary takes all
measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of
potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.
A cookie is a string of information that a website stores on a visitor's computer, and that the visitor's browser
help Think Contemporary identify and track visitors, their usage of Think Contemporary website, and their website access preferences. Think Contemporary visitors who do not wish to have
using Think Contemporary's websites, with the drawback that certain features
of Think Contemporary's websites may not function properly without the aid of cookies.
If Think Contemporary, or substantially all of its assets, were acquired, or in the unlikely event
that Think Contemporary goes out of business or enters bankruptcy, user information would be one of the
assets that is transferred or acquired by a third party. You acknowledge that such transfers may occur, and that
any acquirer of Think Contemporary may continue to use your personal information as set forth in this
Ads appearing on any of our websites may be delivered to users by advertising partners, who may set cookies.
These cookies allow the ad server to recognize your computer each time they send you an online advertisement to
compile information about you or others who use your computer. This information allows ad networks to, among
other things, deliver targeted advertisements that they believe will be of most interest to you. This Privacy
Although most changes are likely to be minor, Think Contemporary may change
discretion. Think Contemporary encourages visitors to frequently check this page for any changes to
receive an alert informing you of these changes. Your continued use of this site after any change in