1. Introduction

Investors in People Community Interest Company (“Investors in People”, “we, “our”) uses cookies on its website. This Cookie Policy explains more about cookies and why we use them. It also explains how you can control and opt out of receiving them.

This policy should be read together with our Privacy Notice which sets out how and why we collect,store, use and share personal information generally, as well as your rights in relation to your personal information and details of how to contact us and supervisory authorities if you have a complaint.

We update this Cookie Policy from time to time in response to changes in applicable laws andregulations, changes to our processing practices and to products and services we offer. When changes are made, we will update the final section of this policy. Please review this Cookie Policy periodically to check for updates.

2. About Cookies

A cookie is a small text file which may be downloaded to your device when you visit our website. We use cookies to allow our website to function correctly, remember your preferences and to track visitors to our website.

The cookies we use on our website fall into the following categories:

Statistics or Analytics Cookies

We use cookies to collect information about the use of our website by visitors such as the pages they visit most often, how they arrived at our website and associated information. These do not collect any directly identifiable personal information about visitors. We use these cookies to learn more about how our website is used to identify problems and areas for improvement.

Functionality Cookies

Functionality cookies remember the choices you make when you visit our website. This includes, for example, your consent to the use of cookies on our website.

Marketing or Targeting Cookies

These are cookies placed by third parties on our website which record your visit to our website, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed. They use this information for advertising purposes.

Learn More About Cookies

For further information on our use of cookies, including a detailed list of your information which we and others may collect through cookies, please see details in the table below.

For further information on cookies generally, including how to control and manage them, please visit www.aboutcookies.org or www.allaboutcookies.org.

3. Cookies Used by Investors in People

The cookies we use on our website and their purposes are as set out in the following table:


Set ByCookie NameDomainDuration of ProcessingDescription
ClickDimensionscusidinvestorsinpeople.com30 minutes

ClickDimensions sets this cookie to establish and continue a user session with the site.

View ClickDimensions privacy policy for more information

ClickDimensionscuvoninvestorsinpeople.com30 minutesClickDimensions sets this cookie to store the last time a visitor viewed a page.
ClickDimensionscuvidinvestorsinpeople.com2 yearsThis cookie, set by ClickDimensions, is written to the browser upon the first visit to the site from that web browser.
Cloudflare__cf_bmInvestorsinpeople.com30 minutes

This cookie, set by Cloudflare – a website content delivery network, is used to support Cloudflare Bot Management.

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CookieYesCookieLawInfoConsentinvestorsinpeople.com1 yearRecords the default button state of the corresponding category & the status of CCPA. It works only in coordination with the primary cookie.
CookieYescookielawinfo-checkbox-necessaryinvestorsinpeople.com1 year

Set by the GDPR Cookie Consent plugin, this cookie is used to record the user consent for the cookies in the “Necessary” category .

View more information about CookieYes and GDPR Cookie Consent plugin cookies here.

CookieYescookielawinfo-checkbox-functionalinvestorsinpeople.com1 yearThe cookie is set by the GDPR Cookie Consent plugin to record the user consent for the cookies in the category “Functional”.
CookieYescookielawinfo-checkbox-performanceinvestorsinpeople.com1 yearSet by the GDPR Cookie Consent plugin, this cookie is used to store the user consent for cookies in the category “Performance”.
CookieYescookielawinfo-checkbox-analyticsinvestorsinpeople.com1 yearSet by the GDPR Cookie Consent plugin, this cookie is used to record the user consent for the cookies in the “Analytics” category .
CookieYescookielawinfo-checkbox-advertisementinvestorsinpeople.com1 yearSet by the GDPR Cookie Consent plugin, this cookie is used to record the user consent for the cookies in the “Advertisement” category .
CookieYescookielawinfo-checkbox-othersinvestorsinpeople.com1 yearSet by the GDPR Cookie Consent plugin, this cookie is used to store the user consent for cookies in the category “Others”.
CookieYesviewed_cookie_policyinvestorsinpeople.com1 yearThe cookie is set by the GDPR Cookie Consent plugin to store whether or not the user has consented to the use of cookies. It does not store any personal data.
CookieYescli_user_preferenceinvestorsinpeople.com1 yearThis cookie is set by the GDPR Cookie Consent plugin to record whether the user has given consent to the use of cookies.
Google Analytics_gainvestorsinpeople.com2 years

The _ga cookie, installed by Google Analytics, calculates visitor, session and campaign data and also keeps track of site usage for the site’s analytics report. The cookie stores information anonymously and assigns a randomly generated number to recognize unique visitors.

View more information about how Google uses Cookies

Google Analytics_gidinvestorsinpeople.com1 dayInstalled by Google Analytics, _gid cookie stores information on how visitors use a website, while also creating an analytics report of the website’s performance. Some of the data that are collected include the number of visitors, their source, and the pages they visit anonymously.
Google Analytics_gat_gtag_UA_63867030_6investorsinpeople.com1 minuteSet by Google to distinguish users.
Google Analytics_gat_UA-63867030-3investorsinpeople.com1 minuteA variation of the _gat cookie set by Google Analytics and Google Tag Manager to allow website owners to track visitor behaviour and measure site performance. The pattern element in the name contains the unique identity number of the account or website it related to.
Google Analytics_ga_1Q90G5K82Kinvestorsinpeople.com2 yearsThis cookie is installed by Google Analytics.
Hotjar_hjFirstSeeninvestorsinpeople.com30 minutes

Hotjar sets this cookie to identify a new user’s first session. It stores a true/false value, indicating whether it was the first time Hotjar saw this user.

View more information about Hotjar cookies

Hotjar_hjIncludedInSessionSampleinvestorsinpeople.com2 minutesHotjar sets this cookie to know whether a user is included in the data sampling defined by the site’s daily session limit.
Hotjar_hjIncludedInPageviewSampleinvestorsinpeople.com2 minutesHotjar sets this cookie to know whether a user is included in the data sampling defined by the site’s pageview limit.
Hotjar_hjAbsoluteSessionInProgressinvestorsinpeople.com30 minutesHotjar sets this cookie to detect the first pageview session of a user. This is a True/False flag set by the cookie.
Hotjar_hjTLDTestinvestorsinpeople.comsessionTo determine the most generic cookie path that has to be used instead of the page hostname, Hotjar sets the _hjTLDTest cookie to store different URL substring alternatives until it fails.
Hotjar_hjSessionUser_*investorsinpeople.com1 yearSet when a user first lands on a page. Persists the Hotjar User ID which is unique to that site. Ensures data from subsequent visits to the same site are attributed to the same user ID.
Hotjar_hjSession_*investorsinpeople.com30 minutesHolds current session data. Ensures subsequent requests in the session window are attributed to the same session.

This cookie is set by Hubspot whenever it changes the session cookie. The __hssrc cookie set to 1 indicates that the user has restarted the browser, and if the cookie does not exist, it is assumed to be a new session.

View more information about Hubspot cookies

Hubspot__hstcinvestorsinpeople.com5 months 27 daysThis is the main cookie set by Hubspot, for tracking visitors. It contains the domain, initial timestamp (first visit), last timestamp (last visit), current timestamp (this visit), and session number (increments for each subsequent session).
Hubspothubspotutkinvestorsinpeople.com5 months 27 daysHubSpot sets this cookie to keep track of the visitors to the website. This cookie is passed to HubSpot on form submission and used when deduplicating contacts.
Hubspot__hsschubspot.com30 minutesHubSpot sets this cookie to keep track of sessions and to determine if HubSpot should increment the session number and timestamps in the __hstc cookie.

Used in Kaltura MediaSpace and the Kaltura Player. KMS Session cookie – holds the session ID.

View more information about Kaltura Player and KMS cookies

LinkedInAnalyticsSyncHistorylinkedin.com1 month

Linkedin set this cookie to store information about the time a sync took place with the lms_analytics cookie.

View more information about Linkedin cookies

LinkedInUserMatchHistorylinkedin.com1 monthLinkedIn sets this cookie for LinkedIn Ads ID syncing.
LinkedInlangads.linkedin.comsessionLinkedIn sets this cookie to remember a user’s language setting.
LinkedInbcookielinkedin.com1 yearLinkedIn sets this cookie from LinkedIn share buttons and ad tags to recognize browser ID.
LinkedInlidclinkedin.com1 dayLinkedIn sets the lidc cookie to facilitate data center selection.
LinkedInbscookielinkedin.com1 yearLinkedIn sets this cookie to store performed actions on the website.
LinkedInli_gclinkedin.com5 months 27 daysLinkedin set this cookie for storing visitor’s consent regarding using cookies for non-essential purposes.
LinkedInln_orlinkedin.com1 dayUsed to determine if Oribi analytics can be carried out on a specific domain
Vimeovuidvimeo.com2 years

Vimeo installs this cookie to collect tracking information by setting a unique ID to embed videos to the website.

View more information about Vimeo cookies

Vimeoplayervimeo.com1 yearVimeo uses this cookie to save the user’s preferences when playing embedded videos from Vimeo.
Vimeoaka_debugvimeo.comsessionVimeo sets this cookie which is essential for the website to play video functionality.

YSC cookie is set by Youtube and is used to track the views of embedded videos on Youtube pages.

For more information about Youtube cookies, visit Google’s cookie policy pages

YoutubeVISITOR_INFO1_LIVEyoutube.com5 months 27 daysA cookie set by YouTube to measure bandwidth that determines whether the user gets the new or old player interface.
YoutubeCONSENTyoutube.com2 yearsYouTube sets this cookie via embedded youtube-videos and registers anonymous statistical data.


4. Cookie Sharing with Third Parties

The third parties named above who set cookies on our website may share the information collected by the cookies with third parties for the purposes of targeted advertising. Please visit their privacy notices linked above for more information on how the information collected is used.

Changing Your Cookies Preferences

You can allow or block cookies by activating the setting on your browser that permits you to change the setting of all or some cookies. Please note that disabling cookies may affect the availability or functionality of our website.

If you would like more information on how to manage cookies on some popular browsers, please click on the links below.

5. Contact Us

Please contact using the details set out in our Privacy Notice if you have any questions about this Cookie Policy or the information we hold about you.

6. Changes to this Policy

This policy was published on 01.12.2022 and last updated on 16.12.202


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