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Subscription Service now available for State Labor Department Blog
Subscribers will be automatically notified of up-to-the-moment updates and announcements from the State Labor Department

Albany, NY (May 07, 2010) - State Labor Commissioner Colleen Gardner announced today that the Department has added a new subscription service to its blog. Subscribers will receive automatic notifications via email whenever a new entry is added to the blog, or when the Department issues a news release.

"This new subscription service will make it easier for jobseekers, businesses, the media and others to get up-to-the-minute updates and announcements from the Department of Labor," Commissioner Gardner said. "It's part of our continuing effort to let the public and business community know about the services we offer in a timely and easy-to-access manner."

To subscribe, go to http://laborbuzz.labor.ny.gov/. Click on the "subscribe" button at the upper right, and type in your email address when the email box appears. You can also choose to receive notices via RSS feed as well.

The State Labor Department launched its blog in late February of 2010.  A variety of topics are included, from job seeker success stories to announcements about new information materials available for businesses. The blog averages about 1,000 hits per day, and those numbers are increasing.

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