Cookies Policy

Cookies In Use on This Site

Cookies and how they benefit you:

Our website uses cookies, as almost all websites do, to help provide you with the best experience we can. Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer or mobile phone when you browse websites.

Our cookies help us:
– Make our website work as you’d expect
– Remember your settings during and between visits
– Improve the speed/security of the site
– Allow you to share pages with social networks like Facebook, Twitter, etc.
– Continuously improve our website for you
– Make our marketing more efficient (ultimately helping us to offer you the best service we can)

We do not use cookies to:
– Collect any personally identifiable information (without your express permission)
– Collect any sensitive information (without your express permission)
– Pass personally identifiable data to third parties

You can learn more about all the cookies we use below.

Granting us permission to use cookies:

If the settings on your software that you are using to view this website (your browser) are adjusted to accept cookies we take this, and your continued use of our website, to mean that you are fine with this. Should you wish to remove or not use cookies from our site you can learn how to do this below, however doing so will likely mean that our site will not work as you would expect.

More about our Cookies:

Website Function Cookies:

We use cookies to make our website work. There is no way to prevent these cookies being set other than to not use our site. Necessary cookies help make a website usable by enabling basic functions like page navigation and access to secure areas of the website. The website cannot function properly without these cookies.

We use:

Cookie Name: csrftoken
Provider: instagram.com
Cookie Purpose Description: Helps prevent Cross-Site Request Forgery (CSRF) attacks.
Initiator: Script tag, page source line number 746
Source: https://api.instagram.com/v1/users/3054661778?access_token=3054661778.3a81a9f.a6cd4dd91016499787e75add0810917b&call back=jQuery112405654847062716759_1525866353273&_=1525866353274 via http://corycook.com/wp-content/plugins/instagram-feed/js/sb-instagram.min.js?ver=1.6.2
Expires: 1 year

Preference Cookies – 

Preference cookies enable a website to remember information that changes the way the website behaves or looks, like your preferred language or the region that you are in.

Cookies in use are:

Cookie Name: lang
Provider: cdn.syndication.twimg.com
Cookie Purpose Description: Remembers the user’s selected language version of a website
Initiator: Script tag, page source line number 835
Source: https://cdn.syndication.twimg.com/widgets/timelines/367228155733368832?callback=__twttr.callbacks.tl_i0_3672281557333688 32_old&dnt=false&domain=corycook.com&lang=en&suppress_response_codes=true&t=1695407&tz=GMT%2B0000 via http://corycook.com/wp-content/plugins/jetpack/_inc/build/twitter-timeline.min.js?ver=4.0.0
Expires: End of browsing session

Third Party Functions –

Our site, like most websites, includes functionality provided by third parties. An example of this is our sign-up form to subscribe to receive our newsletters, blogs and marketing information via Mailchimp.

Disabling these cookies will likely break the functions offered by these third parties.

Social Website Cookies –

So you can easily “Like” or share our content on the likes of Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn we may have included sharing buttons on our site.

Cookies are set by: Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn and Instagram.

The privacy implications on this will vary from social network to social network and will be dependent on the privacy settings you have chosen on these networks.

Anonymous Visitor Statistics Cookies –

Statistic cookies help website owners to understand how visitors interact with websites by collecting and reporting information anonymously. We use cookies to compile visitor statistics such as how many people have visited our website, how long they spend on the site, what page they look at etc. This helps us to continuously improve our website. This also lets us know if, on an anonymous basis, how people reached this site (e.g. from a search engine) and whether they have been here before.

Cookies in use are:

Cookie Name: _ga
Provider: corycook.com
Cookie Purpose Description: Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website.
Initiator: Script tag, page source line number 65
Source: https://www.google-analytics.com/analytics.js
Expires: 2 years

Cookie Name: _gat
Provider: corycook.com
Cookie Purpose Description: Used by Google Analytics to throttle request rate
Initiator: Script tag, page source line number 65
Source: https://www.google-analytics.com/analytics.js
Expires: End of browsing session

Cookie Name: _gid
Provider: corycook.com
Cookie Purpose Description: Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website.
Initiator: Script tag, page source line number 65
Source: https://www.google-analytics.com/analytics.js
Expires: End of browsing session

Marketing Cookies – 

Marketing cookies are used to track visitors across websites. The intention is to display ads that are relevant and engaging for the individual user and thereby more valuable for publishers and third party advertisers.

Cookies in use:

Cookie Name: collect
Provider: google-analytics.com
Cookie Purpose Description: Used to send data to Google Analytics about the visitor’s device and behaviour. Tracks the visitor across devices and marketing channels.
Initiator: Script tag, page source line number 65
Source: https://www.google-analytics.com/r/collect?v=1&_v=j67&a=348298576&t=pageview&_s=1&dl=http%3A%2F%2Fcorycook.com %2F&ul=en-us&de=UTF-8&dt=Home%20Page%20-%20Cory%20Cook%20-%20Time%20Management%20And%20Productivity%20Consu ltant&sd=24-bit&sr=1024×768&vp=997×739&je=0&_u=YEBAAUABC~&jid=1894402273&gjid=1966514124&cid=657691285.1525866349 &tid=UA-36276025-1&_gid=71013162.1525866349&_r=1&z=1404612279
via https://www.google-analytics.com/analytics.js
Expiry: End of of browsing session

Cookie Name: i/jot
Provider: twitter.com
Cookie Purpose Description: Unclassified
Initiator: Script tag, page source line number 835
Source: https://syndication.twitter.com/i/jot?l=%7B%22widget_origin%22%3A%22http%3A%2F%2Fcorycook.com%2Farchives%2Feight- ways-encourage-team-productivity%22%2C%22widget_frame%22%3Afalse%2C%22widget_partner%22%3A%22jetpack%22%2C%22widg et_id%22%3A%22367228155733368832%22%2C%22widget_data_source%22%3A%22367228155733368832%22%2C%22query%22%3Anull %2C%22profile_id%22%3Anull%2C%22message%22%3A%22timelineFallback%3Aundefined%3Auser%22%2C%22_category_%22%3A%22 tfw_client_event%22%2C%22triggered_on%22%3A1525866409263%2C%22dnt%22%3Afalse%2C%22client_version%22%3A%222dc2f68% 3A1525723311187%22%2C%22format_version%22%3A%222dc2f68%3A1525723311187%22%2C%22event_namespace%22%3A%7B%22clie nt%22%3A%22tfw%22%2C%22page%22%3A%22timeline%22%2C%22element%22%3A%22notice%22%2C%22section%22%3A%22header %22%2C%22action%22%3A%22seen%22%7D%7D¬ice_seen=true
via http://corycook.com/wp-content/plugins/jetpack/_inc/build/twitter-timeline.min.js?ver=4.0.0
Expires: End of browsing session

Cookie Name: i/jot/syndication
Provider: twitter.com
Cookie Purpose Description: Unclassified
Initiator: Script tag, page source line number 835
Source: https://syndication.twitter.com/i/jot/syndication?l=%7B%22_category_%22%3A%22syndicated_impression%22%2C%22triggered _on%22%3A1525866408396%2C%22dnt%22%3Afalse%2C%22event_namespace%22%3A%7B%22client%22%3A%22tfw%22%2C%22page %22%3A%22timeline%22%2C%22action%22%3A%22impression%22%7D%7D
via http://corycook.com/wp-content/plugins/jetpack/_inc/build/twitter-timeline.min.js?ver=4.0.0
Expires: End of browsing session

Cookie Name: impression.php/#
Provider: facebook.com
Cookie Purpose Description: Used by Facebook to register impressions on pages with the Facebook login button.
Initiator: Script tag, page source line number 775
Source: https://www.facebook.com/impression.php/f35bc4568066614/?api_key=249643311490&lid=115&payload=%7B%22source%22 %3A%22jssdk%22%7D
via http://corycook.com/wp-content/plugins/jetpack/_inc/build/facebook-embed.min.js
Expires: End of browsing session

Cookie Name: rur
Provider: instagram.com
Cookie Purpose Description: Unclassified
Initiator: Script tag, page source line number 746
Source: https://api.instagram.com/v1/users/3054661778?access_token=3054661778.3a81a9f.a6cd4dd91016499787e75add0810917b&call back=jQuery112405654847062716759_1525866353273&_=1525866353274 via http://corycook.com/wp-content/plugins/instagram-feed/js/sb-instagram.min.js?ver=1.6.2
Expires: End of browsing session

Cookie Name: urlgen
Provider: instagram.com
Cookie purpose description: Unclassified
Initiator: Script tag, page source line number 746
Source: https://api.instagram.com/v1/users/3054661778?access_token=3054661778.3a81a9f.a6cd4dd91016499787e75add0810917b&call back=jQuery112405654847062716759_1525866353273&_=1525866353274
via http://corycook.com/wp-content/plugins/instagram-feed/js/sb-instagram.min.js?ver=1.6.2
Expires: End of session

Unclassified Cookies –

Unclassified cookies are cookies that we are in the process of classifying, together with the providers of individual cookies.

Cookies in use:

Cookie Name: _gd#
Provider: corycook.com
Cookie Purpose Description: Unclassified
Initiator: Script tag
Source: http://corycook.com/blog
Expires: End of browsing session

Turning Cookies Off:

You can usually switch cookies off by adjusting your browser settings to stop it from accepting cookies (Learn how here). Doing so however will likely limit the functionality of our’s and a large proportion of the world’s websites as cookies are a standard part of most modern websites.
It may be that your concerns around cookies relate to so called “spyware”. Rather than switching off cookies in your browser you may find that anti-spyware software achieves the same objective by automatically deleting cookies considered to be invasive. Learn more about managing cookies with antispyware software.

The cookie information text on this site was derived from content provided by Attacat Internet Marketing, a marketing agency based in Edinburgh. If you need similar information for your own website you can use their free cookie audit tool.

We endeavour to remain as current and accurate as possible in providing information about our website and cookies in use, and will continue to make updates accordingly.

This Cookie Policy was last updated 30th May 2018.

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