3 Lessons Learned from Signal’s Summer Internship Program

Ask any college student: securing a summer internship is no simple task. Months of refining résumés, stressful interviews at different companies, and finally (or, hopefully) accepting an offer. And that’s all before the real work begins. Fortunately, the welcoming atmosphere that set apart my initial Signal interview extended throughout my internship here. As my time …

Signal Wins Summertime: Looking Back on Our Fun in the Sun

Chicago in the summertime is what Signalites live for — and this season in particular was one for the history books. Bump, Set, Spike For the first time in company history, employees dedicated their evenings to compete on not one but two coed beach volleyball teams. Every Tuesday and Wednesday, the Signal Sharks and Unicorns …

Fantastic 4: Signal Returns to Top Rungs of Crain’s Fast 50

Signal is deeply proud of its roots in the Chicago business community — and the Chicago business community is once again sharing the love. A year after topping Crain’s Chicago Business’ annual Fast 50 List of the Windy City’s fastest-growing companies, Signal this week roared back into the upper echelon of Crain’s 2017 rankings, landing at number 4. …

Signal Shines Spotlight on Chicago Artists

Think that art and commerce make strange bedfellows? Think again. Signal’s new downtown Chicago office isn’t just a hub of technology innovation; it’s also home to The Spotlight, a gallery installation featuring the work of area artists. “I’ve been hearing of tech companies doing things with the visual arts — for example, Facebook and Havas Chicago have had artists paint …

Signal Is Moving Up

Signal is on the move. Chicago-based Signalites kicked off Memorial Day weekend by packing up our desks in our 111 Canal St. office for the final time prior to relocating to the company’s new 27,000-square-foot headquarters at 222 N. LaSalle St., a.k.a. the Builders Building, a 90-year-old office tower overlooking the Chicago River. Here’s a …

Every Hack Counts at Signal

This year Hack Week at Signal coincided with the 2016 presidential election. So Signalites spent the week in a race to create the most innovative office hack. In true democratic fashion, every employee was given a platform for diving into new projects that would benefit our clients, foster collaboration and create an even better work …

Proud Parents Visit Signal to See What Their Kids Actually Do for a Living

Signal recently hosted its first annual “Bring Your Parents to Work Day.” Everyone’s familiar with the annual tradition of bringing your kids to work for a day. But this was a different kind of “career day,” designed to help moms and dads learn about the rewarding and valuable work their daughters and sons are doing …

Candy and Costumes and Clowns, Oh My!

Halloween at Signal is more than a holiday, it’s a tradition. Signalites come together to sip on spooky cocktails out of a cauldron and eat ghoulishly delightful goodies, all while showing off their most creative costume creations. This year’s festivities were no different. To ensure all were in the spirit, on Friday afternoon people gathered …

2016 Olympics Inspire a Winning Shark Week at Signal

Alongside the Summer Olympics in Rio, Signal’s office in Chicago hosted Shark Week with a 2016 Shark Olympics theme. As part of this biannual tradition, Signalites collaborated on projects designed to increase efficiency across the organization, and ended up champions ready to take on the rest of the year. The week began with the opening …