Permission Policy

This is the page to talk a bit about how you may use the content posted here. First off, I want to thank you for your interest in the content posted here!  It means a lot to me that you value work and would like to use it to contribute toward your own projects.

I want to strike the appropriate balance between getting my content widely distributed while at the same time protecting my intellectual property rights. Thanks in advance for your cooperation. 

If you have any questions about anything posted here, please feel free to contact me for clarification.

Without My Permission 

You may do the following without my permission:

  • Link to my site or any specific post on my site.
  • Extract and re-post less than 200 words on any other site, provided you link back to my original post.
  • Print off my posts and photocopy up to 50 copies for internal distribution within your own company or organization.
  • Print my posts in any commercial publication (e.g., company newsletter, church newsletter, class syllabus, etc.), provided you included this copyright notice: “© 2014, Stephen Ruduski. All Rights Reserved. Originally published at www.thecompanybard.com”

With My Permission

You must have my express written consent to do any of the following:

  • Use this content in or for commercial purposes, including selling or licensing printed or digital version of my content.
  • Alter, transform, or build upon this work.

Re-posting and Translation Rights

I do not permit the re-posting of my posts in their entirety.

I reserve the right to syndicate material contained on this site. I work closely with those blog owners to ensure that the re-post is of high quality and relevance to the blogs on which they are posted.

If you are interested in syndicating articles from this site, please contact me for details.

Guest Blogging

Guest bloggers retain the copyright to the posts they write. The above permission guidelines do not apply to their work. If you are interested in re-posting or publishing their content, you must contact them directly. I cannot serve as a broker, agent, or contact point.

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