New Content Gives HR Site A Fresh Face

July 11, 2001 ( - Sporting enhanced content, an Internet site for human resource professionals made a fresh appearance this week.

CCH INCORPORATED, which is now contributing content to the site, and KnowledgePoint are marketing as a one-stop shop for a variety of employment-law resources, productivity tools, and HR-related news.

Offerings at are grouped into 13 new `’toolkits’, addressing areas such as Recruitment, Performance Management, Training & Development, Workplace Violence and Benefits.

Each toolkit contains the forms, checklists and training resources needed to perform the desired HR function.

Additional new features on include:

  • more than 150 free eTools, forms and checklists
  • a new area in each toolkit called “HR Essentials” containing practical HR information and advice
  • hundreds of answers to common HR questions in a new database
  • CCH’s Shared Learning programs, which allow users to train employees and managers in sexual-harassment prevention and workplace-violence prevention
  • an enhanced keyword search and topic index
  • better site alignment.

One of the newest features at is the “Toolbox Wizard,’ which helps managers better find resources.

By answering a few questions about their HR needs and interests, the electronic feature creates a customized toolbox filled with eTools, free forms and checklists, and other resources.

HRTools was originally created by KnowledgePoint in 1999.