Your Privacy Matters

At InsideLook, our fundamental philosophy is "members first." That value powers all of the decisions we make, including how we gather and respect your personal information. We've crafted the policy below to be as clear and straightforward as possible. Our aim is for you—our members—to always feel informed and empowered with respect to your privacy on InsideLook.

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  • Introduction
  • Information Collected
  • Uses & Sharing of Personal Info
  • Your Choices & Obligations
  • Important Information


InsideLook’s mission is to provide unbiased reviews of the workplace written by current and former employees of the companies. Our registered users ("Members") share their professional identities, exchange knowledge and professional insights, post and view relevant reviews, and find business opportunities. Content on some of our services is also visible to unregistered viewers ("Visitors"). We believe that our services allow our Members to effectively compete and achieve their full career potential. The cornerstone of our business is to focus on our Members first.

We protect your personal information using industry-standard safeguards. We may share your information with your consent or as required by law as detailed in this policy, and we will always let you know when we make significant changes to this Privacy Policy.

Maintaining your trust is our top priority, so we adhere to the following principles to protect your privacy:

We protect your personal information and will only provide it to third parties: (1) with your consent; (2) where it is necessary to carry out your instructions; (3) as reasonably necessary in order to provide our features and functionality to you; (4) when we reasonably believe it is required by law, subpoena or other legal process; or (5) as necessary to enforce our User Agreement or protect the rights, property, or safety of InsideLook, its Members and Visitors, and the public.

We have implemented appropriate security safeguards designed to protect your information in accordance with industry standards.

This Privacy Policy applies to and the InsideLook mobile application, InsideLook platform technology and all other InsideLook websites, apps, developer platforms and other products and services (collectively "InsideLook" or the "Services"). We may modify this Privacy Policy from time to time, and if we make material changes to it, we will provide notice through our Service, or by other means so that you may review the changes before you continue to use InsideLook. If you object to any changes, you may close your account. Continuing to use InsideLook after we publish or communicate a notice about any changes to this Privacy Policy means that you are consenting to the changes.

1. What information we collect

1.1. Data Controllers

Our Privacy Policy applies to any Member or Visitor. If you live in the U.S., controls your information. If you live outside the U.S., InsideLook controls your information.

If you reside in the United States, then the personal information provided to or gathered by InsideLook is controlled by InsideLook 108 West 13th Street, Wilmington, Delaware 19801. If you have any concern about providing information to us or having such information displayed on the InsideLook services or otherwise used in any manner permitted in this Privacy Policy and the User Agreement (together also referred to as InsideLook's Terms of Service), you should not become a Member of InsideLook, visit our websites, apps or otherwise use our Services. If you have already registered, you can close your account.

1.2. Registration

When you create an account with us, you provide us with information (including your email and password) that we use to offer you a personalized, relevant experience on InsideLook.

To create an account on InsideLook, you must provide us with at least your email address and a password. You can choose to provide further information about yourself during the registration process (for example, places you worked). We use this information to provide you with more customized services like language-specific profile pages, updates, and content, more relevant ads, and more valuable career opportunities, and it may appear on your InsideLook profile that is viewable by others. You understand that, by creating an account, InsideLook and others may be able to identify you by your InsideLook profile, and you allow InsideLook to use this information in accordance with this Privacy Policy and our User Agreement. We may also ask for your bank account, paypal account or credit card details if you purchase certain InsideLook services.

1.3. Profile Information

You can add professional details – like your job title, company name – to your profile. A complete profile helps you be found by other people for opportunities. It also means we can show you relevant ads and content.

Any information that you upload or sync with InsideLook is covered by the User Agreement and this Privacy Policy. You can remove your information at your convenience using the features InsideLook makes available. You can remove your address book and any other synced information at any time.

1.5. Customer Service

When you contact our Help Center, we collect information to respond to your questions and better serve you.

When you contact our customer support services, we collect information that helps us categorize your question, respond to it, and, if applicable, investigate any breach of our User Agreement or this Privacy Policy. We also use this information to track potential problems and trends and customize our support responses to better serve you.

1.6. Using the InsideLook Sites and Applications

We collect information when you visit InsideLook use our mobile applications, and interact with advertising on InsideLook.

We collect information when you use (whether as a Member or a Visitor) the InsideLook websites , InsideLook platform technology or other Services. For example, we collect information when you view or click on ads, import your address book, participate in polls, install a InsideLook mobile application. If you are logged in on or another Service or a InsideLook cookie on your device identifies you, your usage information and the log data, such as your IP address, will be associated with your account. Even if you're not logged into a Service, we log information about devices used to access our Services, including IP address.

1.7. Using Third-Party Services and Visiting Third-Party Sites

We collect information when you use your InsideLook account to sign in to other sites or services, and when you view web pages that include InsideLook plugins.

You can opt out of our collection of plugin impressions anytime.

1.8. Cookies

We use cookies to help personalize your InsideLook experience and show you relevant ads.

We use cookies and similar technologies, including mobile application identifiers, to help us recognize you across different Services, improve your InsideLook experience, increase security, measure use and effectiveness of our Services, and serve advertising. You can control cookies through your browser settings and other tools. For more information, including the types of cookies found on InsideLook, please read InsideLook's Cookie Policy. By visiting InsideLook, you consent to the placement of cookies and beacons in your browser and HTML-based emails in accordance with this Privacy Policy and InsideLook's Cookie Policy.

2. How we use your personal information

2.1. Consent to InsideLook Processing Information About You

When you join InsideLook, you acknowledge that information you provide on your profile can be seen by others and used by us as described in this Privacy Policy and our User Agreement.

The personal information you provide to us may reveal or allow others to identify aspects of your life that are not expressly stated on your profile (for example, your picture or your name may reveal your gender). By providing personal information to us when you create or update your account and profile, you are expressly and voluntarily accepting the terms and conditions of InsideLook's User Agreement and freely accepting and agreeing to our processing of your personal information in ways set out by this Privacy Policy. Supplying to us any information deemed "sensitive" by applicable law is entirely voluntary on your part. You have the right to withdraw or modify your consent to InsideLook's collection and processing of the information you provide at any time, in accordance with the terms of this Privacy Policy and the User Agreement, by changing your account settings or your profile on InsideLook or SlideShare, or by closing your respective account here or in the applicable SlideShare or Pulse settings.

2.2. InsideLook Communications

We communicate with you using InsideLook messaging, email, and other ways available to us. We may send you messages relating to the availability of the Services, security, or other service-related issues. We also may send promotional InMail messages to your InsideLook inbox. You can change your email settings at any time.

We communicate with you through email, notices posted on the InsideLook websites or apps, messages to your InsideLook inbox, and other means available through the Services, including mobile text messages and push notifications. Examples of these communications include: (1) welcome and engagement communications - informing you about how to best use InsideLook, new features, updates about other Members you are connected to and their actions, etc.; (2) service communications – these will cover service availability, security, and other issues about the functioning of InsideLook; (3) promotional communications – these include both email and InMail messages (InMail messages are only delivered to your InsideLook InBox), and may contain promotional information directly or on behalf of our partners, including job opportunities and information from companies that are hiring. These messages will be sent to you based on your profile information and messaging preferences. InsideLook tracks the open rate of your InMails to provide your InMail acceptance score. You may change your email and contact preferences at any time by signing into your account and changing your email settings here or in the applicable SlideShare account settings. You can also opt out of promotional messages by sending a request to InsideLook Help Center. Please be aware that you cannot opt out of receiving service messages from InsideLook.