Welcome to PreviewMe New Zealand Limited’s ("PreviewMe", "we", "us" or "our") website. We are a technology company that provides its members with video and communication tools to promote certain opportunities (“Opportunities”) and for other members to respond to those Opportunities.
1. Collection of personal information
Personal Information is collected in the following ways:
When you create an account with PreviewMe we collect information including your name, email address and password. You may provide additional information during the registration process including your postal and/or current address or location, industries you are interested in and any other information that we request. Collectively, this information that you provide is the “Registration Information”.
1.2. Profile Information
We collect personal information when you fill out your PreviewMe profile and create Previews (as defined in the User Agreement). You can complete or edit the PreviewMe profile at any time after registration. You may choose to populate your profile with additional information such as description of your skills, employment history, and educational background. This can be provided as a mix of textual or visual (photographic and video) content.
We collect this information to simplify the Preview creation and your Opportunity application process. The manner in which you share that information is completely controlled by you.
Subject to the settings you choose, we may also provide recommendations to you about companies to engage with and follow, Opportunities that we consider match your criteria and other updates and notifications. Providing additional information enables you to derive more benefit from our Services by helping you express yourself to find Opportunities and create more effective Previews.
1.3. Customer Services
We collect personal information when you contact our customer support team.
1.4. Using PreviewMe
We collect personal information when you use the Website, applications, platform technologies or other Services (whether as a Member or a Visitor). For example, we collect personal information when you click on Previews, install our applications onto mobile devices, or apply for Opportunities through our Service.
If you are logged into your PreviewMe account or one of our cookies on your device identifies you, your usage information and log data (described below) such as your IP address, will be associated by us with your account even if you are not logged into a Service or your PreviewMe account. We log information about devices used to access our Services, including IP addresses.
1.6. Using Third-Party Services and Visiting Third Party Websites
PreviewMe collects information about you when you use your account to sign in to other websites or services and when you view pages that include our plugins and cookies.
We receive information about your visits and interaction with the sites and services of our partners that include our cookies and similar technologies, unless you disable such technologies.
1.7. Log Files, IP Addresses and information about your computer and mobile device
We collect personal information from the devices and networks that you use to access our Services.
When you visit or leave our Services (whether as a Member or a Visitor) by clicking a hyperlink or when you view a third party site that includes our plugin or cookies (or similar technologies), we automatically receive the URL of the website from which you came from or the one to which you are directed.
We are constantly innovating to improve our Services and your experience which means we may create new ways to collect information on the Services in the future. Our Services are a dynamic, innovative environment and we are always improving the Services we offer you. We often introduce new features, some of which may result in the collection of new information. Furthermore, new partnerships or corporate acquisitions may result in new features, and we may potentially collect new types of information.
2. How we use, disclose and share your personal information
2.1. PreviewMe using information about you
2.2. PreviewMe Communications
We communicate with you through electronic mail, notifications published on the Website or partner websites, messages to your PreviewMe inbox and other means available through the Service, including mobile text messages and push notifications.
We may send you messages relating to the availability of the Services, security, or other service-related issues. You agree that we may also may send promotional messages to your PreviewMe inbox. You can change your communication settings in your profile at any time.
2.3. User Communications
With certain communications you send on our Services, the recipient can see your name, email address, and some network information.
Many communications that Members initiate through our Services will list your name in the primary header of the message. Messages you initiate may also provide the recipient with aggregate information about you or the company you represent.
2.4. Service Development; Customized Experience
We may use personal information provided by you in an anonymised aggregated form to conduct research and development, generate reports and analytics, and to customize your experience and try to make it relevant and useful to you.
2.5. Sharing Information with Third Parties
Any personal information you put on your profile, include in a Preview, or you provide to a another Member (whether in relation to a particular Opportunity or not) may be seen by others.
Member profiles on PreviewMe are private by default. Where any part of a profile is made public, that public profile will not be indexed and displayed through public search engines when someone searches the Member’s name (be it an individual or a company). If you wish to increase your profile visibility, this can be done in your PreviewMe account settings.
2.6. Polls and surveys and reports
We conduct our own surveys and polls and also help third parties do this type of research. Your participation in surveys or polls is up to you. You may opt in to or opt out of getting invitations to participate in surveys.
We may use your personal information in an anonymised aggregated form to generate reports as part of our Service. The reports are designed to help Members and third parties conduct research and improve their service offerings and look for Opportunities. For example, we generate market data that can assist our Members’ understanding of the employment or other Opportunity landscape in a particular industry, how a Member progressed through an application process for an Opportunity or, we generate reports that identify skill shortages and skills obsolescence to feed into the education lifecycle. We gather analytics and generate these reports to improve the quality of our Service. You will not be personally identifiable in reports generated by us.
2.7. Searching and searchability
Members through the publication and sharing of Previews may make public some or all of their profile information to reflect the Opportunities they are trying to attract / market themselves for. For example, if the Member is looking for contract or project style Opportunities, it may be beneficial to make public more of your profile information, proficiencies or experience others can communicate with you fast and effectively.
2.8. Testimonials about PreviewMe
If you provide any testimonials about our Service, we may publish those testimonials from time to time. Testimonials may include your name (or company) and other personal information you have provided including the testimonial.
2.9. Compliance with Legal Process and other Disclosures
We may need to disclose personal information, profile information, or information about your activities as a Member or Visitor when required by law, subpoena, or other legal process in New Zealand, Australia or other jurisdictions, or if we have a good faith belief that disclosure is reasonably necessary to:
We will attempt to notify the Member about legal demands for their personal information when appropriate in our judgement, unless prohibited by law or court order or when the request is an emergency. In light of our principles, we may dispute such demands at our discretion.
2.10. Disclosures to others as a result of a change in control or sale of PreviewMe
We may also disclose your personal information to a third party as part of a sale of the assets of PreviewMe, a subsidiary, a parent, or division, or as a result of a change in control of PreviewMe or one of our affiliates, or in preparation for any of these events.
2.11. Service Providers
We may employ third parties to help us with the Service.
We may employ third party companies and individuals, such as Amazon Web Services (“AWS”), to facilitate our Services, including for maintenance, analysis, audit, marketing and development. These third parties have access to your personal information only to perform these tasks on our behalf and are obligated to PreviewMe not to disclose or use it for any other purpose.
2.12. Data Processing outside New Zealand
We may transfer your personal information for the purpose of storage or processing outside New Zealand, wherever PreviewMe, its affiliates or its service providers operate.
2.13. Storage of Information
Any personal information provided to us will be collected and held by, or on behalf of, us at AWS’ data centres used by PreviewMe. We may use cloud providers or data centres (whether in New Zealand or overseas), to manage and store personal and other information we collect, and will ensure that any storage on such a platform provides adequate security measures.
Refer to [https://aws.amazon.com/security/?nc1=f_cc] for more information on AWS’ compliance, security and cloud storage facilities.
3. Other rights and obligations
3.1. Rights to access, correct or delete your personal information and closing your account
You can change your personal information at any time by editing your profile, deleting your personal information that you have uploaded or published, or by closing your account. You can also ask us for additional personal information we may have about you.
You have the right to:
You can request access to and/or correction of your personal information that is not viewable on your profile or readily accessible to you (such as your IP access logs) through PreviewMe’s help centre.
If you close your account, your personal information will generally be removed from the Service within 48 hours. We generally delete closed account information and will de-personalize any logs or other backup information through the deletion process within 30 days of account closure except as noted below.
Personal information you have shared with other Members or other entities (for example, personal information provided through a job application process or messaging prospective employers) or that other Members have copied and stored may also remain visible after you have closed your account or deleted the personal information from your own profile.
We may not be able to provide you with access to, correct, or remove any information about you that other Members copied or exported out of our Service because this information may not be within our control. You can make such requests directly from Members to whom you have applied to, or third parties who you have supplied information to via our Services.
3.2. Data retention
We may retain personal information, for a limited period of time, if requested by law enforcement. Our Customer Service team may retain information for as long as necessary to provide support, related reporting and trend analysis only, but we generally delete or de-personalize closed account data.
4. Third party links
Our Services may contain links to and from websites that are not controlled by us. By using our Services, you may also provide your non-public personal information to third parties such as Members receiving your Opportunity applications or Previews. If you follow a link to any other website or provide your personal information to third parties, you should note that they have their own rules around privacy. We do not accept any responsibility or liability for anyone else’s policies or for any transactions that you enter into with them.
5. Important Information
If you agree to the changes, simply continue to use the Service. If you object to any of the changes to our terms and you no longer wish to use our Services, you may close your account.
We have implemented privacy safeguards designed to protect the personal information that you provide in accordance with industry standards. Access to your data on our Services is password protected, and data such as credit card information is protected by SSL encryption when it is exchanged between your web browser and the Services.
There is no guarantee that personal information may not be accessed, disclosed, altered, or destroyed by breach of any of our physical, technical or managerial safeguards. It is your responsibility to protect the security of your login information. Please note that emails, instant (SMS) messaging and similar means of communication with other Members are not encrypted, and we strongly advise you not to communicate any confidential information through those means.
Please help to keep your account safe by using a strong password.