The pandemic has been hard in many ways though one of my hopes is that remote work will be more normalized and you’ll be able to work more from wherever you want as opposed to having to be in a specific location.

How Small Cities Are Trying to Lure Remote Workers - Bloomberg

The five cities vary widely in geography, population and cultural vibe. But what they share is a lower cost of living, an interest in diversifying their employment mix, and a tendency to slip under the radar in many of the current conversations about the post-covid future of cities.

Remote allows smaller cities to compete against the brain drain and helps other cities curb housing shortages that lead to housing crisis in tech centers where even high tech workers can’t afford homes.