1. Introduction

We at The Core Leadership Institute respect your right to privacy.

The purpose of this Privacy Policy is to outline how we deal with any personal data you provide to us while visiting this website. Naturally, if you are not happy with this Privacy Policy you should not use this website. By visiting this website, you are accepting the terms of this Privacy Policy. Any external links to other websites are clearly identifiable as such, and we are not responsible for the content or the privacy policies of these other websites.

2. Types of Information Collected

We retain two types of information:

Personal Data

This is data that identifies you or can be used to identify or contact you and may include your name, address, email address and telephone number. Such information is only collected from you if you voluntarily submit it to us.

Non-Personal Data

Like most websites, we gather statistical and other analytical information collected on an aggregate basis of all visitors to our website. This Non-Personal Data comprises information that cannot be used to identify or contact you, such as demographic information regarding, for example, user IP addresses where they have been clipped or anonymized, browser types, and other anonymous statistical data involving the use of our website.

3. Purposes for which we hold your Information

Non-Personal Data:

We use the Non-Personal Data gathered from visitors to our website in an aggregate form to get a better understanding of where our visitors come from and to help us better design and organize our website.


The Core Leadership Institute may use cookies on this Site to keep track of your visit to our Site and our communications with you. A “cookie” is a small amount of data sent from a Web server to your browser and stored on your computer’s hard drive. Other tracking technologies work similarly to cookies and place a small amount of data on your devices to monitor your website activity to allow us to collect information about how you use our Site. With most internet browsers, you can erase cookies from your computer hard drive, block all cookies, or receive a warning before a cookie is stored on your computer. Please refer to your browser instructions or you can visit https://www.aboutcookies.org/ which will give you more information. Once you have given your consent to use cookies, we shall store a cookie on your computer or device to remember this for next time. If you wish to withdraw consent at any time you will need to delete our cookies using your web browsers settings. Please be advised that certain sections or functionalities of the Site may be inaccessible to you if your browser does not accept cookies.

Personal Data

We will process any Personal Data you provide to us for the following purposes:

1. To provide you with the services you have requested;
2. To contact you if required in connection with your request, or to respond to any communications you might send to us.

4. Disclosure of Information to Third Parties

We will not disclose your Personal Data to third parties unless you have consented to this disclosure or unless the third party is required to fulfil your request (in such circumstances, the third party is bound by similar data protection requirements). The third parties with whom we may need to share personal information to help us provide services and products to you and to run our Site include:

  • Our subsidiaries or affiliates
  • Our advisors
  • Our third-party service providers who process information on our behalf to help run some of our internal business operations including email distribution, IT services, the Site security and marketing and events services
  • Our business partners for publications and events co-organized by Core Leadership Institute and them
  • Law enforcement bodies in order to comply with any legal obligation or court order

5. Security & Personal Data Rights

Your Personal Data is held on secure servers hosted by our Internet Service Provider. The nature of the Internet is such that we cannot guarantee or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us via the Internet. No data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. However, we will take all reasonable steps (including appropriate technical and organizational measures) to protect your Personal Data.

The Personal Data that you provide to us is treated in such a manner as to convey the following rights upon you:

  1. The right to access – you have the right to request access to your Personal Data and to ask how this data is used by the Core Leadership Institute.
  2. The right to be forgotten – you may withdraw your consent from the Core Leadership Institute to use your personal data at any time. Upon receiving this request, we will delete your data.
  3. The right to be informed – you have to opt in for your data to be gathered.
  4. The right to have information corrected – you may contact us to have your data updated if it is out of date, incomplete, or incorrect
  5. The right to object or restrict data – you have the right to stop the processing of your data for direct marketing.
  6. The right to be notified – If there has been a data breach which compromises your personal data, you have a right to be informed within 72 hours of first having become aware of the breach.

6. Changes to the Private Policy

Any changes to this Privacy Policy will be posted on this website so you are always aware of what information we collect, how we use it and under what circumstances, if any, we disclose it. If at any time we decide to use Personal Data in a manner significantly different from that stated in this Privacy Policy, or otherwise disclosed to you at the time it was collected, we will notify you by email, and you will have a choice as to whether or not we use your information in the new manner.

7. Cookie Policy

The Core Leadership Institute respects the privacy of all visitors to our website. This Cookie Policy outlines our policy concerning the use of cookies on our website(s).

We may update our Cookie Policy from time to time to reflect any changes in technology or legislation which may affect the way in which cookies are used by us and how you as a user, can manage them.

What are cookies? Cookies are small text files sent from a website and stored in the users web browser while the user is browsing a website.

When users visit the same website again, the browser sends cookies back to the website allowing the website to recognize the user and remember things like personalized details or preferences.

More information about cookies and details of how to manage or disable them can be found on www.aboutcookies.org

Please note that if you choose to opt-out of receiving cookies, you may lose some features and/or functionality of our website(s).

8. Links to Other Web Sites

This Site contains links to other Web sites that are not operated by Core Leadership Institute.
The Core Leadership Institute is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of any non-Core Leadership Institute web sites to which we link from the Site. We are not responsible for the protection and privacy of any information you provide whilst visiting other websites and sites not governed by our Privacy Statement. We cannot control the content or security of such websites. We cannot be held responsible for any loss or damage incurred by a user as a result of visiting such websites. No links are intended to be, nor should be construed as, an endorsement of any kind by us of that other website.


For any questions or to request changes in your data or its use and retention, please contact us at:
Core Leadership Institute
PO Box 12
Harvard, MA 01451

This privacy policy was last updated on 11 March 2024.