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Job seekers get more options — and competition — as working from home persists

An abandoned office chair sits in Chicago’s Loop during an uncrowded rush hour. Many people are work-ing from home during the pandemic, freeing up employers to hire workers no matter where they live. (Brian Cassella  / Chicago Tribune)

Recruiters say companies are moving away from naming specific locations on job postings, and more employees, who have gotten used to working from home, expect the arrangement to continue.

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