Privacy Policy

The Achievers Network (“TAN”), is a trading style of SharkDog Limited, a company registered in the United Kingdom, with Company Number SC484465. With its Registered Office at; Compt Hall. Brightons. Stirlingshire. FK2 0RW.

 

TAN recognises the importance of keeping client information confidential and is committed to safeguarding your privacy. This Privacy Policy outlines the types of information and personal data (“Data”) we gather from your use of, or you may send when using, this USA based website (“Website”), how we use it, with whom we might share it, the means by which we deal to keep it secure, and the choices you (“You”) have about the information You choose to share with us.

 

TAN may collect information in a number of ways from users who access our Website or services. We collect personal and non-personal information in various ways. You may provide your information to us to receive a product, service, or communication from us; we may request your information to better serve you; or we may require your information in order to be able complete a transaction (e.g. a purchase) or provide access (e.g. to a paid service).

If You have any questions about the privacy practices of the Website or this Privacy Policy, please send an email to support@theachievers.network, or raise a ticket with the support centre here: https://www.theachievers.network/support.

 

Processing and Use of Data

 

Data: How We Collect It

Personal information (or “Personally Identifiable Information” or “PII”) is information and data that can be used to specifically identify or contact a single person.

You may be asked to provide your personal information when you contact TAN for any reason. TAN may share your personal information internally. If we do, we will use it in accordance with this Privacy Policy. We may also combine personal information with other information to help us to develop or improve our products, services, content, communications, and/or advertising, or to provide improved user experiences for you.

The Data we collect may be captured from a variety of sources. These sources include, but are not limited to:

  • Voluntary submissions through the Website (e.g., registrations at The Achievers Network Community, registrations at events/presentations promoted by The Achievers Network Community, responses to surveys, etc.);
  • Freely available public information on the Internet (e.g., public profiles on common social networks, corporate websites, etc.);
  • When you purchase, register, or login to use software, products, or services, request support, download a software update, register for a webinar, live event, or training, provide feedback on a software product, or participate in a promotion, contest or online survey, or respond to an advertisement, we may collect a variety of information, including your name, mailing address, phone number, email address, contact preferences, and/or social media credentials.
  • Contacts with our commercial staff (e.g., business cards, on-site registrations at events/presentations promoted by The Achievers Network Community, requests for information about our company or our products/services, inquiries about employment opportunities, etc.).
  • TAN may collect credit card information in connection with your use of TAN shopping cart services.
  • We may collect information required to provide the services in connection with such service including PII such as your name, email address, IP address and current location. We may also collect certain personally identifying financial information (“PIFI”) in connection with the TAN shopping cart. Such PIFI may include your credit card number (or a portion thereof), the expiration date for the credit card, bank information such as your bank’s name, routing number, and/or your account information. This information in some cases may only be stored temporarily, or transiently, e.g. during a particular secure session between your computer and a Stripe payment processing server.
  • We may also ask for certain information only in circumstances where required by law. For example, if you are using the TAN shopping cart, where we are required when setting up certain financial accounts to obtain e.g. your Social Security number (SSN), then we will ask for it. As above, such information may only be stored transiently, during a secure session.

 

Membership and Events Registration

If you sign up to join one of our memberships we will ask you to provide your professional details. This is so we can assess your suitability for membership, contact you to let you know if you meet our criteria and share with you with all logistical information.

If decide to buy one of our memberships we will use this information internally for liaising with you and ensuring that you are added to appropriate workshops and seminars at the event.

Also, we may pass some of the information we collect at registration to our event partners and sponsors so that they know who will be attending the event and they can contact you after the event for one feedback call or email and to send you one marketing email – after that it is up to you whether you remain in contact with them.

We may share your job title and company name with potential partners and sponsors so they know the calibre of people that attend our events. We will never share any of your personal data with potential partners and sponsors without your explicit consent.

There will be a photographer and/or videographer at our events. This may be used for future event show guides and our websites or social media channels.

 

Data We Collect

The types of personal information we collect depend on the purpose for which You are accessing the Website (e.g., to register at The Achievers Network Community, to register at an event, to learn more about TAN and our services, to inquire about employment, etc.,). This information may include, but is not limited to:

  • Your name, physical and email addresses, phone number(s) and company; and
  • If you are submitting employment information through the Website or by email, any additional employment-related information that You choose to provide (e.g. CV).

Data: Why We Collect It

  • TAN collects certain personal information in order to better targeting the cluster of receivers of specific e-mail campaign and send information only to those who may have an interest.
  • Optional Communications: The personal information we collect allows us to provide you TAN’s latest product announcements, helpful tips and information, special offers, software updates, and upcoming events. If you don’t want to receive these communications, or do not wish to be on our mailing list, you can opt out of receiving them. Each communication will provide opt-out directions, and you can also generally opt-out via your account dashboard if you are a registered user, client, or customer. The information in connection with these optional communications and your responses help us to improve our products, services, content, and advertising.
  • We also use personal information to help us develop, deliver, improve, and customise our software, products, services, content, and advertising and to provide a better user experience for every user of our software, products, and services.
  • Moreover, TAN may respond to inquiries about our products and services, to provide You with personal development information and tools, to process and respond to your requests and inquiries, to perform marketing-related activities and statistic activities, and to supply other administrative services.
  • Important Communications: We may use your personal information to send important communications, e.g., about your purchases of or access to software, products, or services, material changes to any EULA, terms, conditions, and policies (including this Privacy Policy), critical updates to software products, or services, or changes (including regulatory changes) that impact your use of TAN, products, or services. Because this information is vital to your interaction with TAN, you may NOT opt out of receiving these communications if you wish to continue to use the Sites, or any software, products, or services offered in connection with the Sites.
  • We also use personal information to help us develop, deliver, improve, and customise our software, products, services, content, and advertising and to provide a better user experience for every user of our software, products, and services.
  • If you enter into a promotion such as a contest, a giveaway, a one-time or special offer, or similar promotion, we may use the information you provide to administer those programmes.
  • If we become involved in a legal process as a result of your actions on the Sites, or in connection with any software, products, or services offered via the Sites, we may be required to disclose your PII or PIFI to a government authority, or a third party who e.g., issues a subpoena that require us to provide it. Our response(s) to any such legal process will be handled on a case-by-case basis following the advice of our lawyers.
  • Finally, the gathering of certain data may have obligatory nature being connected to the execution of obligations of law and/or of the contractual relationships with You established.Where local laws allow, we reserve the right to use Data for the purpose of marketing of events/presentations promoted by TAN we believe might be of interest to the client.
  • We may collect information concerning client’s operating systems, browser type, domain name, IP addresses, Country (if not a member, it’s automatically generated) and website usage data when you visit our Website. This Data will be collected primarily for purposes of monitoring usage and performance of this Website.

Accuracy of Your Personal Information

You are responsible for periodically checking to ensure that any personal information included is updated and correct.

You are also responsible to keep safe your username and password to access your Data.

 

How to Update Your Personal Information

If You want to check, update, modify or cancel any personal information gathered about You through Your use of this Website, You can access your Data directly by signing in at The Achievers Network Community (https://www.theachievers.network/memberships) with your username (email address) and personal password (which is encrypted and which we are not able to know).

 

If You have any questions about the privacy practices of the Website or this Privacy Policy, please send an email to support@theachievers.network, or raise a ticket with the support centre here: https://www.theachievers.network/support.

 

Use of Cookies

TAN may use Cookies and encrypted session cookies to set user preferences and to keep the user logged in. This information allows us to personalise the user experience and improve the quality of our Website navigation. Cookies do not reveal the identity of the individual user; they only identify the computer utilised by that user.

 

Moreover, TAN may use cookie technology to estimate aggregate visitor numbers and aggregate data transfer volumes, to identify pages that attract particular interest, and to make general improvements. Cookie technology is also used to allow people to move more quickly around our Website. If you visit our Website and use certain important functions, it is possible that we will send cookies to your computer. Cookies are strings of information that are sent out by a website and temporarily saved in your computer’s memory. If you refuse a cookie, some pages may fail to function fully and you will be unable to access certain information included on our Website.

 

Data Security

  • Where We Store and Process Data. All your Data we gather from this Website are initially transmitted, processed and stored on Amazon USA-based servers, to which access is strictly limited.
  • Your Data may subsequently be transferred to other countries for further processing, storage, and/or use by TLR and/or our affiliates/service providers to deliver information to You.
  • Protection of Your Personal Information. TAN puts commercially reasonable security measures in place and requires our selected service providers do so as well, to protect against unauthorised access to, or unauthorised alteration, disclosure, or destruction of personal information. In particular, TAN and its service providers have taken the appropriate technical and organizational precautions to ensure that only authorised persons can access these servers and have taken particular precautions with regard to the protection of our technical environment (e.g. using industry-standard firewalls and password protection and encryption systems).
  • TLR may use third party email service providers (e.g. Aweber) to send you emails. To allow us to send our emails through these service providers, we provide them with your email address and sometimes with name, company, country and other information. These service providers treat information about You in accordance with their provisions of their Privacy Policy. In the footer of all our email sent to you, we always give you the information for the email campaign and the possibility to immediately unsubscribe. Moreover, these service providers may also utilise certain technologies, such as pixels and web beacons, in the emails that are sent through them. These technologies allow them to track whether you have opened or clicked on our emails and if so, the date, time, and IP address associated with the open and/or click. For more information on their use of these technologies, you can read their specific Cookie Statement.
  • Our security and privacy policies are periodically reviewed and enhanced as necessary.

Links to Other Websites

On this Website you may be offered automatic links to one or more other websites that are not operated or monitored by TAN. Following links to any other websites shall be at your own risk. TAN does not endorse or accept any responsibility for their content nor for the policy they apply to the treatment of personal data.

 

We encourage You to read their individual privacy policies before providing any of your personal information to them.

 

Children’s Privacy              

TLR does not separately identify, or collect, any information that is specific to children.

 

Your Consent

By using this Website, You consent to the collection and use of any personal information and any related information in the manner described in this Privacy Policy. Please note that TAN’s systems may not be configured to accommodate “do not track” requests.

 

Changes to the Privacy Policy

TAN reserves the right to change this Policy at any time by distributing and/or posting a new Privacy Policy without notice. Any such changes will be displayed on our Website. Changes will take effect 30 days after notification. We encourage You to review our Privacy Policy on a regular basis so that You will be aware of any changes to it. Your continued use of any part of the Website following such change shall be deemed to be your acceptance of such amended Policy. If You do not accept any such changes You should stop using our Website.

 

If You have further questions about our privacy practices, please send an email to support@theachievers.network, or raise a ticket with the support centre here: https://www.theachievers.network/support.

 

Venue and applicable law

This Privacy Policy, explicitly read and approved by You, shall be governed by Scottish law. The sole judicial venue for all disputes, claims or matters which may arise under or in connection with this Privacy Policy shall be Edinburgh.

 

Data Protection Officer

TLR’s data protection officer’s details and credentials are below:

Data Protection Officer

SharkDog Limited

Compt Hall

Brightons

Stirligshire

FK2 0RW

Tel. +44 131 608 1134

support@theachievers.network 

 

Access or deletion of your personal data

If you wish to exercise your ‘Right to Access’ or ‘Right to be Forgotten’ under the General Data Protection Regulation then please get in touch with us at support@theachievers.network or call +44 131 608 1134.  You can also write to us –

Data Protection Officer

SharkDog Limited

Compt Hall

Brightons

Stirligshire

FK2 0RW

Tel. +44 131 608 1134

 

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