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Intern Application Now Open

Megan Ward

We’re looking for the next class of Firehouse interns. That you? Our 10-week, paid internship program starts June 6th and, this year, we’re looking for two fresh faces to serve as Social Media & Graphic Design/Art Direction interns.  Here’s…

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Now Hiring: Assistant Account Executive

Erica Baker

We’re ready to add a new teammate in Account Management. Specifically, we’re looking for an assistant account executive to support one of our account teams on some key pieces of business.  Don’t sweat about years of experience; we care more…

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Now Hiring: ACD Copywriter

Tripp Westbrook

We’re looking to add a new face to our creative team—namely a highly talented copywriter who is, or is ready to be, an Associate Creative Director. First and foremost, we care about the work. Specifically yours. Sure, time in the business or…

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AI: News to the World

Jason Heatherly

Sometime in the late eighties, sifting through comics, I came across an old, worn copy of   ‘Astounding Science Fiction’ circa 1950. On its cover was a robot, then-unfamiliar to me, offering a wounded man in its hand. Its eyes blank and red

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Feel Like You Have to Fool Everyone? You’re Not Alone.

Erica Baker

Sometimes I feel like I’m running a huge con. I’ve fooled everyone into thinking I’ve got my stuff together. Any minute, everyone will figure it out, and I’ll be exposed as someone who has no idea what they’re doing.  Enter imposter…

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Does your brand need a workshop? Probably.

Steve Smith

Here’s why and how to ensure it’s productive. Recently, we've been knee deep in some of my favorite work: conducting brand strategy workshops. It's not just my favorite work either; it’s been fun to see a younger strategist on my team light up

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Small is the New Big: Introducing Our Friends at Familiar Creatures

Wade Alger

I have known Justin and Dustin for years. We all cut our teeth together at The Martin Agency, and I have nothing but mad respect for them. So when they started their own agency I was fascinated by how bold and daring they were to do so. I’ve…

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Calling All Interns

Wade Alger

Hey it’s me, Joseph, the fancy new coffee machine at Firehouse. I brew the best, that’s why they picked me. So I’m here to tell you that Firehouse is continuing their streak of high standards and looking for a kick-ass intern. So if you’re…

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Small is the New Big

Wade Alger

Think small.  What do I mean by this? I mean exactly that. Clients are looking for more transparency. Looking for more engagement on their business. And most importantly, looking at agencies to see who exactly will work on their business. Guess…

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Building for Tomorrow by Building the Right Team

Steve Smith

Leadership drives the course of an organization. But, I'd argue it's not the most senior leaders who have the largest impact on an organization's health, happiness and functioning. No, I'd argue it's that next tier of leadership who matter most.…

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For Restaurant Operators, Cautious Optimism is on the Menu

Steve Smith

We welcome friend and collaborator Lisa Miller as guest author. Her firm, Lisa W. Miller and Associates LLC , has been tracking COVID sentiment since March 2020 and is using data and insights to help business leaders inform their marketing and…

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Firehouse Values

Steve Smith

One of the things that attracted me to Firehouse was its ethos and the values that appeared to govern the way the agency operated. Even then, more than 15 years ago, there seemed to be a clear sense of what was and was not  Firehouse. But, it took…