Pandemic changing the way of work — permanently for some

With three young children, Eric Sauerhoff was not looking to move across the Midwest during the pandemic.

The Bexley, Ohio, resident was job hunting and knew a move might be necessary. But when offices shut down due to COVID-19, he began to wonder if he could avoid the move altogether and work remotely from Ohio.

“If a company had said, ‘We need you to move to Chicago or Seattle or anywhere...