Why We Have Too Few Women Leaders In Funeral Service

July 8, 2013
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The funeral profession has always been a ‘boys club’. Women have not been present like they should. The tide is turning some as more that 51% of mortuary school students are women.

The below video is a TED talk from Sheryl Sandberg (Facebook COO) and it’s purpose is to inspire women to take charge and become leaders.

There is no reason why women can’t be leaders in the funeral profession. I’m all for it.

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The successful author of Lean In, Sheryl Sandberg, leads a TED talk about the glaring lack of women in leadership roles in the workplace. As Sandberg sheds light on some differences between men and women in the office, she gives aspiring female business leaders a few actionable tips to take their career to the next level.

Ryan Thogmartin

CEO at DISRUPT Media and ConnectingDirector.com
Ryan Thogmartin is the Owner and CEO of DISRUPT Media.

DISRUPT Media is a full-service creative agency built for the now. We partner with death care companies to drive deep-rooted brand loyalty and measurable leads through social media.

More Fans. More Conversations. More Leads.

Ryan is also the founder of ConnectingDirectors.com. ConnectingDirectors.com is the leading online daily publication for funeral professionals with a reader base of over 45,000 of the most elite and forward-thinking professionals in the profession. With ConnectingDirectors.com Ryan has created a global community through an online platform allowing funeral professionals to Stay Current. Stay Informed and Stay Elite.
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