Binc Annual Summit - Feeling Inspired and Connected

Company Summit. To some, the thought of an all-company summit sounds exciting. Being a remote Bincer based out of Chicago, the thought of essentially flying solo to meet my entire company (most of whom I’ve never met in person) and having to be “ok” with not having a best friend from the office as a source of comfort scared me.

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Meg Lowecki
Our Journey to Becoming an Inc. Best Workplace

Throughout our tenure of providing best-in-class recruiting practices to technology companies who are often facing extremely demanding and ever-changing hiring needs, we have had the honor of working with over two-hundred different clients. So how does a group of people working in one of the highest stakes markets in the world, employing one of the most sought after skill sets, not only survive but earn a spot as a Best Workplace? Check out your journey.

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Boris Epstein
Carefully Curated Candidates

Maybe it’s a product of my environment, but I’d be lying if I didn’t say brunch was a part of living in 2019. I mean, for any topic to cross the threshold and become a “get to know you question” is basically to say it’s cemented in our culture. Now, I’m not the biggest proprietor of the experience - if someone were to ask me what my favorite brunch spot was, I’d say…

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Sean Ellis
Give and Take

We just finished reading “Give and Take” in our Binc book-club. This 2013 publication, by Wharton School professor, Adam Grant, is all about understanding how giving can bring you success in business and in life. Check out some of our key takeaways from this book.

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The “Happy Accident” - How I Fell Into Recruiting

In my experience, it is more common that people “accidentally” find themselves in recruiting than seeking it out as a career.  This is 100% my case. When I was in college, I was sure that I’d either be performing on Broadway or accepting the award for Best New Artist at the CMA awards by the time I was 30.  Sadly, neither happened…and then I fell into recruiting

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Alex Cheney
The Power of Being Authentic

Authenticity is an ongoing conversation with yourself, rather than a static state of being, and that the reward of checking in with yourself about what feels authentic to you will result in better interactions with yourself and others.

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Hannah Shtein
French Pastry Fundamentals and Recruiting

I’ve always loved making cookies. It’s fun, it’s easy, and you always wind up with a delicious treat when you’re done. While on the surface baking and recruiting have little in common, they are surprisingly similar. Like a lot of things in life common themes seem to pop up even when you don’t expect them. If you open your eyes just a little bit wider you could start to see your own surprising overlaps.

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Nancy Wood