Privacy Policy for EntreSkills

This policy was last updated in October, 2015.

The New York Small Business Development Center (“NY SBDC”, “us”, “we”, or “our”) operates (“the site”). This page explains policies regarding the collection, use, and disclosure of personal and other information received from users of the site. The personal information gathered on the site is not made public and will not be shared with anyone outside the NY SBDC without the user’s confirmed consent, unless legal requirements mandate the information. By using the site, users agree to both our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

Information Collection

In order to access the site’s online course, and receive our newsletter, users must provide personal information. This information is used to identify and to contact users, and will not be shared.

Users, in order to engage with the site’s online course, may be sharing personal ideas and experiences. This information is shared only with a user’s business advisor or teacher.

Information collected called log data reflects information that a browser sends whenever a site is visited. This log data may include: users’ computers’ Internet Protocol (IP) addresses, browser types and versions, pages of the site users visited, the date and time of visits, the length of time spent on the site, and other such statistics.


We store all collected information behind a firewall, however no transmissions, via the Internet, are guaranteed secure. Any information shared via the web site is done at risk; and we are not liable for illegal acts performed by others.

Links to Other Sites

The site contains links to other websites judged to be valuable or of interest to some users. We do not control or maintain these websites, and therefore do not guarantee or vouch for the privacy policies of these outside websites.


Persons under the age of 13 are prohibited to use the site except under the guidance of a teacher – EntreSkills is used without charge in NY State schools, Community College campuses, and undergraduate institutions.

Changes to This Privacy Policy

The NY SBDC may regularly update this Privacy Policy. Please revisit this policy to check for changes.

Questions or Comments

If you have any questions about our privacy policy, please contact us via email