Last Updated: April 1, 2013
"Personal Information" is information about you that is personally identifiable to you, like your name, address, email address or phone number, as well as other non-public information that is associated with the foregoing.
"Anonymous Information" means information that is not associated with or linked to your Personal Information; Anonymous Information does not permit the identification of individual persons or organizations.
"Congruence Algorithms" are CongrueIT’s proprietary algorithms that score/rank a Consultant Bid for a Customer Job. The algorithm objectively scores/ranks all Bids for a Customer Job.
We collect some information automatically from members and visitors to the Site. Our servers automatically collect information about the date and time of your access and your IP address or domain name. This automatically gathered information is used solely for our internal purposes.
If you register as a Consultant, we store Personal Information that specifically identifies you or your Account including your name, photo, email, Skype user name, phone number, resume and location.
We use Consultant Personal Information for our own internal purposes including corresponding with you to inform you about updates to our Site, potential Jobs for which you can Bid, and Jobs you are working through the Site.
If you register as a Customer, we store Personal Information that specifically identifies you or your Account. Information you provide to the Site includes your name, email, and phone number.
We use Customer Personal Information for our internal purposes only including contacting you.
During our Consultant Certification process, we evaluate skills that you specify in your consultant profile. We store the result of the certification in your profile. Additionally, you request customers to validate your prior work/job experience (“Prior Job Reference Requests”). We incorporate into your consultant profile the results and feedback received (“Prior Job Rating”).
Prior Job Rating information is kept strictly confidential and is never shared with Customers or Consultants. Prior Job Rating information is only used for internal purposes and in our Congruence Algorithms.
As a registered Customer of CongrueIT, you can submit job postings to the Site (“Job” or “Jobs”). If you decide to submit a Job, you will be required to provide information about your company, details of the work to be performed, and the skills required for the Job.
Job information is only shared with our certified Consultants that have been matched to the skills required for the Job.
As a certified consultant of CongrueIT, you can bid on Jobs posted by our Customers that match your certified skills. Your bid information is held confidential and is only shown to the Customer. Additionally, only when you bid on a Job, do we make your name, photo, resume and location available to the Customer. If the Customer requests to interview you, we make your email, Skype user name, and phone number available to the Customer.
At the end of a Job that a Consultant performs for a Customer through CongrueIT, we require the Customer to provide us feedback and performance ratings (“Job Ratings”). Job Ratings information is kept strictly confidential and is never shared with Customers or Consultants. Job Rating information is only used for internal purposes and in our Congruence Algorithms.
Without your prior agreement, we will not share, rent or sell any Personal Information with third parties in any way.
We may provide anonymous and aggregate information about our customers, consultants, sales, Website traffic patterns and related Website information to our affiliates or reputable third parties, but this information will not include personally identifying data.
We may disclose information when legally compelled to do so, in other words, when we, in good faith, believe that the law requires it or for the protection of our legal rights.
We utilize encryption/security software to safeguard the confidentiality of personal information we collect from unauthorized access or disclosure and accidental loss, alteration or destruction.
Our corporate values, ethical standards, policies and practices are committed to the protection of customer information. In general, our business practices limit employee access to confidential information, and limit the use and disclosure of such information to authorized persons, processes and transactions.