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HRnext relaunched as

Old Saybrook, CT - February 6, 2004 -, State HR Answers and Tools Online, has a new name and address:

Since its launch in 1999, this website for HR professionals has been operated by Business and Legal Reports Inc. BLR is the nationally recognized publisher of understandable and affordable regulatory and legal-compliance help.

The name change will allow better integration with the rest of BLR's award winning websites, which include,, and, coming March 1, will continue to provide all the content that made HRnext the best selling subscription website for HR professionals: daily HR news; "white papers" on the latest trends; thousands of tools ranging from pre-written job descriptions and sample policies to checklists and training meetings; and-the crown jewel of the site-a topic-driven, 5,000-page compliance library which explains federal and all 50 state HR regulations.

But there will also be improvements. Already, visitors to the home page will find an A-to-Z topics page, which allows them to reach any of's more than 200 HR topics from a single page. Among the other improvements will be the addition of still more tools.

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Contact: Managing Editor Kevin Flood
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