Simon Jones MBN Podcast

Episode 30: Simon Jones

EP 30 with Simon Jones from May 25, 2023

Simon Jones is the founder and CEO of Huriot, a startup that makes hiring faster and fairer by getting rid of resumes. Simon has leveraged his extensive public and private sector technology and cybersecurity background to build and grow Huriot. Originally from the UK, Simon has called Massachusetts home for 6 years now.

During this episode, we chat about:

  • What inspired Simon to start Huriot
  • Why he believes companies should get rid of resumes during the hiring process
  • How he has built a network of both candidates and companies
  • Taking a look at skills and experience rather than how long an individual was in a role
  • How the “no resume movement” provides equity for people who had gaps in their career
  • Advice for people who want to use their transferable skills for a new career
  • Tips for people who have been laid off

And more. Listen to this episode now to hear how Huriot is changing the job market for the better.

Access the full transcript here.

Watch the episode on YouTube here.

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