About our cookie policy

1. About cookies

Cookies are small data files which are downloaded to your device when you visit our website.

Cookies are used by websites for a lot of practical reasons. None of which are meant to be harmful for you. In fact, they’re designed to make your online experience more enjoyable.

Some are necessary to the functioning of the website. Others are used to draw up statistics allowing us to offer you a more enjoyable visit. There are different types of cookies. This website uses technical, tracking and third-party cookies

Useful information about the technical aspects of Cookie can be found: http://www.allaboutcookies.org

2. What types of cookies are used?

A cookie can be classified by its lifespan, purpose and the domain to which it belongs. By lifespan, a cookie is either a:

  • Session Cookie which is erased when the user closes the browser,
  • Persistent Cookie which remains on the user’s computer/device for a pre-defined period of time.

As for the domain to which it belongs, there are either:

  • First-party Cookie which are set by the web server of the visited page and share the same domain;
  • Third-party Cookie stored by a different domain to the visited page’s domain. This can happen when the webpage references a file, such as JavaScript, located outside its domain.

These cookies are:

  • necessary cookies – cookies that allow the technical operation of the website and its features;
  • analytical / performance cookies – cookies that collect data about the performance of the website and how you use our website. These cookies allow us to improve how the website works;
  • functionality cookies – cookies that allow the website to remember choices you make (such as your language) and provide enhanced or customized features.

3. Cookies used on this website

An overview of the cookies used on this website is set in the following table:

NameSet byPurposeLifetime
__unamShareThisThe __unam cookie is set as part of the ShareThis service and monitors clickstream activity, e.g., Web pages viewed, navigation from page to page, time spent on each page. The ShareThis service personally identifies you only if you have separately signed up with ShareThis for a ShareThis account and given your consent. See more at: http://sharethis.com/privacy.1 year
__utmaGoogle AnalyticsThis cookie is typically written to the browser upon the first visit. If the cookie has been deleted by the browser operator, and the browser subsequently visits strategy-business.com, a new __utma cookie is written with a different unique ID. In most cases, this cookie is used to determine unique visitors to strategy-business.com, and it is updated with each page view. Additionally, this cookie is provided with a unique ID that Google Analytics uses to ensure both the validity and the accessibility of the cookie as an extra security measure.2 years
__utmbGoogle AnalyticsThis cookie is typically written to the browser upon the first visit. If the cookie has been deleted by the browser operator, and the browser subsequently visits strategy-business.com, a new __utma cookie is written with a different unique ID. In most cases, this cookie is used to determine unique visitors to strategy-business.com, and it is updated with each page view. Additionally, this cookie is provided with a unique ID that Google Analytics uses to ensure both the validity and the accessibility of the cookie as an extra security measure.30 minutes
__utmcGoogle AnalyticsHistorically, this cookie operated in conjunction with the __utmb cookie to determine whether or not to establish a new session for the user. For backward compatibility purposes with sites still using the urchin.js tracking code, this cookie will continue to be written and will expire when the user exits the browser. However, if you are debugging your site tracking and you use the ga.js tracking code, you should not interpret the existence of this cookie in relation to a new or expired session.
__utmtGoogle AnalyticsUsed to throttle request rate.
__utmzGoogle AnalyticsThis cookie stores the type of referral used by the visitor to reach this website, whether via a direct method, a referring link, a website search, or a campaign such as an ad or an email link. It is used to calculate search engine traffic, ad campaigns, and page navigation within this website. The cookie is updated with each page view to this website.6 months
_icl_current_languagewpmlContains the current language of the site user.24h
wordfence_verifiedHumanWordfenceThis Wordfence cookie is a Wordfence security plug-in used to protect the Site against malicious attacks.24h

4. Cookie configuration settings

You can prevent the setting of Cookie by adjusting the settings on your browser.

Cookie settings can vary from one browser to another, so check the “Help” menu of your browser to learn how to change your cookie preferences.

Besides, you can find information about how to manage Cookie in the browser at the following addresses: