Oh, the places we’ve been.

Oh, the places we’ve been.

“When I was a kid my parents moved a lot, but I always found them.” —Rodney Dangerfield   Moving is never fun. In fact it’s downright painful. That said, moving has always meant that great things are in the offing. While we have always been thoughtful...

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What I learned as an intern.

What I learned as an intern.

As my tenure at Firewood comes to a close, I thought it might be a nice exercise — or if anything, some good writing practice for when I go back to school in the fall — to reflect on some of the things I have learned these past few months. Unexpected skills I learned...

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Year in Review

Year in Review

Think what you will of 2016. We can at least agree that the year was exciting and unpredictable, that change was in the air, and that new challenges and opportunities knocked on everyone’s doors. At Firewood, the year brought new people, new projects, new clients, and...

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A Time for Giving

A Time for Giving

When we founded Firewood in 2011, we promised that we wouldn’t define success strictly by how we helped our clients, but also by how we helped our community. Working in San Francisco, we see those in need every day—and know that there’s an opportunity to make a...

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Remembering one of our own

Remembering one of our own

As the holidays approach, we find ourselves thinking about the change and challenges of the year, and remembering friends and family that are no longer with us. Reflecting on 2016, Firewood’s biggest change was growth. New clients and more work meant hiring more...

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