Privacy Policy

Last Updated: 6 March 2019

The Work Surgery is committed to being a responsible custodian of the information you provide us and the information we collect in the course of operating our business. Your privacy and trust is at the heart of everything we do.

This Privacy Policy describes how The Work Surgery, as a data controller, may collect, use, and share information, particularly in association with the operation of our website and event activities, and HTML- and plain text -formatted emails that link to this Privacy Policy (collectively, “Digital Services”).


Introduction By accessing and using our website you are agreeing to the terms of this policy and our privacy policy. Please do read this cookie policy and our privacy policy carefully so you know what we are doing with your information. We may update this cookie policy from time to time and will post any changes on our website at so it’s a good idea to come back occasionally and read through it again. This cookie policy was last updated on 2nd June 2016.

What are cookies? Cookies are small files of letters and numbers. These files are either stored in the memory of your computer or other device such as mobile phones or tablet devices (these cookies are generally known as session cookies) or are placed on the hard drive of your device (generally known as persistent cookies).

Cookies are created when you visit a website or other service that uses cookies. Cookies are commonly used to help the user’s browsing experience and provide more information about the user’s experience and interests. This information is generally used to make content, services and advertising more relevant and useful during future visits. For more details about cookies and details of how to delete and disable cookies you can visit and also see our section on more information and turning cookies off below.

What type of information do we collect? When you visit our web site, we may automatically collect statistics about your visit, and one way we do this is through the use of Cookies (Google Analytics). This information does not identify you personally, but rather about your visit to our web site. We may monitor statistics such as how many people visit our site, which pages people visit, from which domains our visitors come and which browsers people use. We use these statistics about your visit for aggregation purposes only. These statistics are used to help us improve the performance of our web site. You can disable cookies on your computer by changing the settings for your browser (look under preferences or options for most browsers).

Personal information is requested when you request for further information or wish to join a discussion on one of The Work Surgery’s posts. For example, this information may include your name, company name, address, telephone number or e-mail address. This information will be used for the purpose of responding to your request for information or respond to a discussion. You will also be asked at the time you provide this information if we can contact you in the future about other related products and services. You can opt out of some or all of these future communications at the time you provide the information. You can also opt out at any time in the future by emailing

Do we share any information with outside parties?  We do not give or sell personal information to any outside company for its use in marketing or solicitation. We will maintain the confidentiality of your personal information. It will be used only to support our customer relationship with your company.

How do we insure that your information is secure?  We take appropriate steps to maintain the security of your data on The Work Surgery website. You should understand that the open nature of the Internet is such that data may flow over networks without security measures and may be accessed and used by people other than those for whom the data is intended.

Access to your personal information  You have the right to request a copy of the personal information that we hold about you and to have any inaccuracies corrected. To do so, please contact