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CCH Delivers Definitive Source Of HR Answers, Information, Productivity Tools On The Web
(RIVERWOODS, ILL., August 3, 2000) Practical,
authoritative human resources information, answers and tools can now be found in a single
place on the Internet at CCH INCORPORATEDs (CCH) new web site http://hr.cch.com. A trusted source of
employment and human resources law and compliance information for over 60 years, CCH has
created a complete resource on the web that human resources professionals can turn to for
easy access to information and answers relating to employment law, safety, management,
payroll, pensions and benefits, workers compensation and more.
"CCH stands alone in its ability to deliver a site
such as this to HR professionals," said CCH Health and Human Resources Publisher Jim
Gallas. "We have a long-standing reputation as a trusted source of comprehensive,
authoritative HR information. Beginning with that unshakable foundation, we integrated
award-winning productivity software and used the latest technology to bring a single,
definitive source for HR information and tools to the web."
Online Tools and Solutions on Your Desktop, at Your
Using state-of-the-art technology, the new site is a
gateway to a series of award-winning productivity tools from KnowledgePoint the
leading developer of human resource management software and a unit of CCH INCORPORATED.
These efficient e-tools can be put to use immediately to streamline hiring and recruiting,
conduct performance reviews, develop personnel policies, write job descriptions, deliver
training, complete administrative functions and more.
Through the new CCH site, http://hr.cch.com, users can access KnowledgePoints popular site
HRTools.coma virtual HR department on the web. Using HRTools.com, you can select
from a wealth of HR resources to create your own customized toolbox that includes the HR
information, e-tools and links that you need to do your job.
Another feature on the site provides free e-mail training
courses that you can have e-mailed to your desktop to take at your convenience. The
different training series cover issues critical to companies today, including:
Interviewing and Selection, Complying with the FMLA, Effective Performance Reviews and
Becoming a Better Manager.
Monthly summaries of Federal Law Changes and State
Law Changes provide you with consolidated coverage of important changes in the law
that affect your organization. In one central location, these summaries provide you with a
snapshot of everything you need to know about new legal developments.
Other features include Human Resources Linksyour
gateway to general and topic-specific Internet resources for the HR professional, and HR
Issues and Answerswhere you will find fast, timely answers to everyday HR
News You Can Use
The site also keeps you current with the latest human
resources related news, delivering CCHs expert, timely coverage of new developments.
Offering unparalleled breadth of coverage, CCHs staff
of legal analysts monitor federal and state agencies, courts, legislatures and corporate
sources for the latest information and industry trends. Then, reporting daily on these new
developments, CCH delivers authoritative analysis and guidance to give you practical
information and insight on how your workplace is affected.
You can check out the latest news across a wide range of
human resources issues, or focus on your specific area of interest, such as Employment
Law, Pension and Benefits, or HR Management.
CCH also offers a free weekly e-mail news service, NetNews,
which can be subscribed to directly from http://hr.cch.com.
Each newsletter focuses on a specific area of HR law such as Human Resources, Payroll and
Unemployment Insurance, Pension and Benefits, Employment Law, and Safety and Workers
Users can then access the full text of related source
materials, including court decisions and government reports, by subscribing to the CCH
Internet Research Network NetNews service.
Site Also Showcases CCH Products and Services
Comprehensive and easy to use, http://hr.cch.com provides information on the wide range of CCH product
offerings, including the standard-setting CCH Internet Research Network, and
allows you to purchase CCH's quality products safely and easily online.
Tabs down the side of the main page clearly identify the
range of product offerings and lead to additional pages for different CCH portfolios. At
each portfolio page, you can quickly learn the general scope of CCH coverage, review
featured products and services and pull up complete product listings. In addition, users
can simply click on the Online Store button located at the top of the site to access all
HR products, listed by specific topics, including Employment Law, HR Management, Payroll,
Pension and Benefits, Unemployment Insurance and Workers Compensation.
You also can sign up for a free trial of the CCH
Internet Research Network, the most complete and up-to-date HR information on the
Internet providing full text of laws and regulations, industry news, case law and CCH
expert explanations and analysis.
Visitors to the new web site also can preview CCHs
innovative new multimedia training system CCH Shared Learning, which takes an
interactive approach to helping prevent a range of costly and disruptive problems in the
workplace. Currently, you can demo CCH Shared Learning Sexual Harassment
Prevention Training for Employees and Supervisors at http://hr.cch.com. Other modules in CCHs e-learning series,
covering such things as preventing workplace violence, privacy and the Internet will be
available from the site when they are introduced later this year.
In addition to offering products, the site also offers
customer service for both electronic and print subscriptions.
Through e-mail, CCH customers can resolve billing issues,
track shipments, resolve research issues, troubleshoot software installation and update
their customer information. The site also links to CCHs Internet self service
applications, where you can request replacement pages and reports for loose-leaf print
subscriptions, access information about electronic product subscriptions and track your
"Whatever the HR professional needs
information, analysis, answers, tools, or service CCH is delivering it with
authority to the desktop at http://hr.cch.com,"
said Gallas. "Weve taken the time and guesswork out of finding the resources
you need on the web, and pulled together everything HR professionals need to be effective
About CCH INCORPORATED
CCH INCORPORATED, Riverwoods, Ill., is a leading provider
of human resources and employment law information, software and e-learning. For more than
60 years, the companys Health and Human Resources group has set the standard as an
authoritative source of employment law, including information on benefits, compensation,
worker safety and human resources management. CCH is a wholly owned subsidiary of Wolters
Kluwer U.S. The CCH web site can be accessed at www.cch.com.
The CCH Human Resources web site can be accessed at http://hr.cch.com.
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