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upskillable LLC Privacy Policy  

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Last updated: 1st January 2023

upskillable LLC (“upskillable”, “we,” “our”, or “us”) values the trust our users (“you”) place in us when they give us access to their personally-identifiable information (“Personal Information”). This Privacy Policy (“Policy”) describes how we work to maintain that trust.

This Privacy Notice explains the collection, use & disclosure of personal information through our website at https://www.upskillable.com & its sub-domains (“Website”) & our Hiring Intelligence platform & related services (“Services“).

Please note that our Website contains links to other sites not owned &/or operated by us; therefore these sites may have privacy policies that differ from our Website.

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Definitions

  • Personal Data

    Personal Data means data about a living individual who can be identified from those data (or from those and other information either in our possession or likely to come into our possession).

  • Usage Data

    Usage Data is data collected automatically either generated by the use of the Service or from the Service infrastructure itself (for example, the duration of a page visit).

  • Cookies

    Cookies are small files stored on your device (computer or mobile device).

  • Data Controller

    Data Controller means the natural or legal person who (either alone or jointly or in common with other persons) determines the purposes for which and the manner in which any personal information are, or are to be, processed. For the purpose of this Privacy Policy, we are a Data Controller of your Personal Data.

  • Data Processors (or Service Providers)

    Data Processor (or Service Provider) means any natural or legal person who processes the data on behalf of the Data Controller.

    We may use the services of various Service Providers in order to process your data more effectively.

  • Data Subject (or User)

    Data Subject is any living individual who is using our Service and is the subject of Personal Data.

What does upskillable do?

upskillable LLC is a pre-employment assessment solution built by a team of experts with years of experience working with great organizations. Our pre-employment assessment solution is not only easy to use, but also curates instantly the top candidates for you making the hard work of hiring the right person easy. Candidates you interview will immediately stand out in quality & fit making it easy for you to make the right choice the first time.

upskillable is a Limited Liability Company (LLC) registered (I106730CS) & headquartered at United Arab Emirate (UAE), but works with affiliates, service providers & customers all around the globe. upskillable operates the https://www.upskillable.com website & its subdomains. upskillable helps employers make smart recruitment, development, and structure decisions (hereinafter referred to as the “Service”).

What information does upskillable collect through the Website?

upskillable collects several types of data or information like personal data, usage data, location data, tracking and cookies data. The data or information that we may collect about you through the Website broadly falls into the following categories:

Information that you provide voluntarily

Certain parts of our Website may ask you to provide personal information voluntarily: for example, we may ask you to provide your contact details in order to request a demo, register an account with us, to subscribe to marketing communications from us, &/or to submit enquiries to us.

While using our Service, we may ask you to provide us with certain personally identifiable information that can be used to contact or identify you (“Personal Data”). Personally identifiable information may include, but is not limited to:

  • Email address
  • First name & last name
  • Company name & website
  • CV or resume
  • Phone number
  • Address, State, Province, ZIP/Postal code, City
  • Cookies & Usage Data
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We may use your Personal Information to contact you with newsletters, marketing or promotional materials & other information that may be of interest to you. You may opt out of receiving any, or all, of these communications from us by following the unsubscribe link or instructions provided in any email we send.

You are under no obligation to provide your Personal Information, with the caveat that your refusal to do so may prevent you from using certain of the Website’s features & services.

 
Information that we collect automatically

When you visit our Website, we may collect certain information automatically from your device. In some countries, including countries in the European Economic Area, this information may be considered personal information under applicable data protection laws.,

Specifically, the information we collect automatically may include information like your IP address, device type, unique device identification numbers, browser-type, broad geographic location (e.g. country or city-level location) & other technical information. We may also collect information about how your device has interacted with our Website, including the pages accessed & links clicked.

Collecting this information enables us to better understand the visitors who come to our Website, where they come from, & what content on our Website is of interest to them. We use this information for our internal analytics purposes & to improve the quality & relevance of our Website to our visitors.

Some of this information may be collected using cookies & similar tracking technology, as explained further under the heading “Cookies & similar tracking technology” below.
Information that we obtain from third party sources

From time to time, we may receive personal information about you from third party sources, but only where we have checked that these third parties comply with GDPR & either have your consent or are otherwise permitted or required to disclose your personal information to us.

The types of information we collect from third parties include general geolocation information to identify what state & country you are visiting our site from & we use the information we receive from these third parties to ensure inquiries & other requests are routed to the appropriate team for processing as promptly as possible.

How does upskillable use this information?

upskillable may use your Personal Information in a variety of ways for the operation of the Website & its Services, including:

  • To provide and maintain our Service.

  • To notify you about changes to our Service.

  • To allow you to participate in interactive features of our Service when you choose to do so.

  • To provide customer support.

  • To gather analysis or valuable information so that we can improve our Service.

  • To monitor the usage of our Service.

  • To detect, prevent and address technical issues.

  • To provide you with news, special offers and general information about other goods, services and events which we offer that are similar to those that you have already purchased or enquired about unless you have opted not to receive such information.

  • To personalize our services, such as remembering your information so that you do not have to re-enter it during your visit or the next time you visit the Website or Services.

Who does upskillable share my personal information with?

We may disclose your personal information to the following categories of recipients:

  • To the Employer or Organization Admin.

  • To our group companies, third party services providers & partners who provide data processing services to us.

  • To any competent law enforcement body, regulatory, government agency, court or other third party where we believe disclosure is necessary (i) as a matter of applicable law or regulation, (ii) to exercise, establish or defend our legal rights, or (iii) to protect your vital interests or those of any other person.

  • In connection with any proposed purchase, reorganization, merger or acquisition of any part of our business, provided that we inform the buyer it must use your personal information only for the purposes disclosed in this Privacy Notice. We will provide notice before your Personal Data is transferred and becomes subject to a different Privacy Policy.

  • To any other person with your consent to the disclosure.
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Retention of Data

upskillable LLC will retain your Personal Data only for as long as is necessary for the purposes set out in this Privacy Policy. We will retain and use your Personal Data to the extent necessary to comply with our legal obligations (for example, if we are required to retain your data to comply with applicable laws), resolve disputes and enforce our legal agreements and policies.

upskillable LLC will also retain Usage Data for internal analysis purposes. Usage Data is generally retained for a shorter period of time, except when this data is used to strengthen the security or to improve the functionality of our Service, or we are legally obligated to retain this data for longer periods.

Transfer of Data

Your information, including Personal Data, may be transferred to – and maintained on – computers located outside of your state, province, country or other governmental jurisdiction where the data protection laws may differ from those of your jurisdiction.

If you are located outside the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and choose to provide information to us, please note that we transfer the data, including Personal Data, to United Arab Emirates and process it there.

If you are located outside the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and choose to provide information to us, please note that we transfer the data, including Personal Data, to United Arab Emirates and process it there. Your consent to this Privacy Policy followed by your submission of such information represents your agreement to that transfer.

upskillable LLC will take all steps reasonably necessary to ensure that your data is treated securely and in accordance with this Privacy Policy and no transfer of your Personal Data will take place to an organisation or a country unless there are adequate controls in place including the security of your data and other personal information.

However, we have taken appropriate safeguards to require that your personal information will remain protected in accordance with this Privacy Notice & applicable laws. If you are from the EEA, these include implementing the European Commission’s Standard Contractual Clauses for transfers of personal information between our group companies, & with our third party service providers & partners. 

Alternatively, certain of our third party service providers & partners may rely on self-certification to the Privacy Shield Framework for transfers of personal information. The Standard Contractual Clauses & the Privacy Shield Framework require non-EEA companies to protect EEA personal information they process in accordance with European Union data protection law.

Security of data

We use appropriate technical & organisational measures to protect the personal information that we collect & process about you. The measures we use are designed to provide a level of security appropriate to the risk of processing your personal information.

However, please be aware that no physical or technical system is completely secure or immune from outages, losses, attacks, circumvention, design or implementation flaws, & human error. Therefore, we cannot & do not ensure or warrant that the information you transmit to upskillable will not be lost or compromised, either during or after transmission.

You are responsible for maintaining the secrecy of your unique password & account information at all times, to the extent your access includes an account & password.

Legal Basis for Processing Personal Data under the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR):

If you are a user or website visitor from the European Economic Area (EEA), upskillable LLC legal basis for collecting and using the personal information described in this Privacy Policy depends on the Personal Data we collect and the specific context in which we collect it.

However, we will normally collect personal information from you only where we have your consent to do so, where we need the personal information to perform a contract with you, or where the processing is in our legitimate interests & not overridden by your data protection interests or fundamental rights & freedoms. In some cases, we may also have a legal obligation to collect personal information from you or may otherwise need the personal information to protect your vital interests or those of another person.

If we ask you to provide personal information to comply with a legal requirement or to perform a contract with you, we will make this clear at the relevant time & advise you whether the provision of your personal information is mandatory or not (as well as of the possible consequences if you do not provide your personal information).

Similarly, if we collect & use your personal information in reliance on our legitimate interests (or those of any third party), which are not already referred to above, we will make clear to you at the relevant time what those legitimate interests are.

Your Data Protection Rights under the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

  • The right to access, update or delete the information we have on you. Whenever made possible, you can access, update or request deletion of your Personal Data directly within your account settings section. If you are unable to perform these actions yourself, please contact us to assist you. To access, update & delete data we store about you, please mail us contact@upskillable.com

     

  • The right of rectification. You have the right to have your information rectified if that information is inaccurate or incomplete. To rectify your data, please mail us at contact@upskillable.com

     

  • The right to object. You have the right to object to our processing of your Personal Data. To object, please mail us at contact@upskillable.com

     

  • The right of restriction. You have the right to request that we restrict the processing of your personal information. To restrict processing your information, please mail us at contact@upskillable.com

     

  • The right to data portability. You have the right to be provided with a copy of the information we have on you in a structured, machine-readable and commonly used format. To get a copy of your data, please mail us at contact@upskillable.com

  • The right to data portability. You have the right to be provided with a copy of the information we have on you in a structured, machine-readable and commonly used format. To get a copy of your data, please mail us at contact@upskillable.com

Cookies & similar tracking technology

Cookie Policy

We use cookies and similar tracking technologies to track the activity on our Service and we hold certain information. Other tracking technologies are also used such as beacons, tags and scripts to collect and track information and to improve and analyse our Service.

About cookies

Cookies are small, often encrypted text files, located in browser directories. They are used by web developers to help users navigate their websites efficiently and perform certain functions. Due to their core role of enhancing/enabling usability or site processes, disabling cookies may prevent users from using certain websites or website’s features.

Cookies can be used by web servers to identify and track users as they navigate different pages on a website and to identify users returning to a website.

Cookies may be either “persistent” cookies or “session” cookies. A persistent cookie consists of a text file sent by a web server to a web browser, which will be stored by the browser and will remain valid until its set expiry date (unless deleted by the user before the expiry date). A session cookie, on the other hand, will expire at the end of the user session, when the web browser is closed.

How we use cookies

Cookies do not contain any information that personally identifies you, but personal information that we store about you may be linked, by us, to the information stored in and obtained from cookies.

We may use the information we obtain from your use of our cookies for the following purposes:

  • to recognise your computer when you visit our website

  • to track you as you navigate our website

  • to improve the website’s usability

  • to analyse the use of our website

  • in the administration of this website

  • to prevent fraud and improve the security of the website

  • to personalise our website for you
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First Party cookies we use:

  • Session Cookies: We use jsessionid, xzsrf_token Session Cookies to operate our Service.

  • Preference Cookies. We use Preference Cookies to remember your preferences and various settings.

  • Security Cookies. We use Security Cookies for security purposes.
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To opt out and remove all cookie data, please see ‘Deleting Cookies’ section mentioned below.

Third party cookies we use:

When you use our website, you may also be sent third party cookies. Our service providers may send you cookies.

In addition, we use Google Analytics to analyse the use of this website. Google Analytics generates statistical and other information about website use by means of cookies, which are stored on users’ computers. The information generated relating to our website is used to create reports about the use of the website. Google will store this information. You can opt-out of cookies from Google Analytics and know more about their privacy policy following this link http://www.google.com/policies/privacy/partners/

Deleting cookies

Cookies are always stored in your computer, not in our database. You can delete all these cookies already stored on your computer following these links that matches your browser:

Third Party Services

Analytics

Assessment Software

Payments

Engagement

Links to Other Sites

We have no control over and assume no responsibility for the content, privacy policies or practices of any third party sites or services.

Children's Privacy

Our Service does not address anyone under the age of 18 (“Children”). We do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from anyone under the age of 18. If you are a parent or guardian and you are aware that your Child has provided us with Personal Data, please contact us. If we become aware that we have collected Personal Data from children without verification of parental consent, we take steps to remove that information from our servers.

Updates to this Privacy Notice

We may update our Privacy Policy from time to time. We will notify you of any changes by posting the new Privacy Policy on this page. We will let you know via email and/or a prominent notice on our Service, prior to the change becoming effective and update the “effective date” at the top of this Privacy Policy. You are advised to review this Privacy Policy periodically for any changes. Changes to this Privacy Policy are effective when they are posted on this page.

How to contact us?

If you have any questions or concerns about our privacy policy, please mail us at contact@upskillable.com or visit us at:

upskillable LLC

License No: I106730CS

Office 1104

11th Floor, Fujairah Tower

Fujairah

United Arab Emirate (UAE)