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April 22, 2021
Built in Colorado

Meet Honest Jobs, a Startup Helping the Formerly Incarcerated Find Work

March 16, 2021
The Metropreneur

Honest Jobs Wins Pitch Competition in SXSW “Future of Work” Category

March 15, 2021
Columbus Business First

'They needed a first chance' – the motivation behind Harley Blakeman's startup Honest Jobs

March 12, 2021
Columbus Business First

Startup helping people land jobs after prison raises $1.2M after pandemic pivot, TechStars

February 16, 2021

The Best of Startups: Announcing SXSW Pitch 2021 Finalists and Alternates

December 30, 2020
Columbus CEO

Honest Jobs online marketplace helps people with criminal records find employment

November 25, 2020
Tech Times

HonestJobs' CEO Harley Blakeman: On Helping People with Criminal Record Find Jobs via Online Marketplace

November 24, 2020
Columbus Alive

Harley Blakeman's journey from prison to tech startup CEO

November 2, 2020
Daily Camera

Techstars begins new workforce-development accelerator

August 24, 2020

Ohio State graduate creates website to help people with criminal records find employers

August 12, 2020
The Metropreneur

Honest Jobs Leverages Client Feedback to Build Version 2.0

March 5, 2020

Prison Fueled This Founder’s Passion To Fight Recidivism

February 5, 2020
WOSU Public Media

Ohio State Graduate Works To Connect People With Criminal Records To Jobs

January 27, 2020
U.S. News & World Report

Ban the Box: Opening the Door to College for Felons

January 23, 2020
The Lantern

Ohio State Alumnus Gives People with Criminal Record Place in Job Market

January 9, 2020
Spectrum News

More Than an Ex-Convict: Honest Jobs

December 23, 2019
The Columbus Dispatch

Former felon starts website to help ex-criminals find jobs

October 4, 2019
The Metropreneur

Work the Real Reward for Winners of Social Enterprise Awards

June 26, 2019
American Bar Association

How to help people with criminal records break barriers to employment

April 11, 2019
The Metropreneur

Honest Jobs Platform Launched by Local Entrepreneur

February 20, 2019
The Lantern

Reformed Ex-Convict to Share Story at TedX Talk

February 20, 2019

Harley Blakeman:The Secret Life Sentence of Being a Felon