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Chicago Unemployment: 6 Job Seekers For Every Available Position

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To see how rough the job market is, just check in on Hotel Palomar Chicago.

Looking to hire about 100 people before it opens in the River North neighborhood next month, the business got about 1,300 resumes -- some 900 of them within the first weekend of job postings -- said Jennifer Hayes, regional director of human resources for parent Kimpton Hotels.

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