What Funeral Directors Would Say to People Thinking About Entering the Profession: Don’t Do It!

February 15, 2015
Advertisement

Being a funeral director is demanding. It’s a 24/7 job that drives your time away from your family and children and most of the time it’s a very thankless job. Most funeral professionals say it is a ‘life calling’ and not a job that you choose, it chooses you. It’s not a glamours job but it can be rewarding. It’s a service first job, one that requires selfless dedication.

We polled the 6,300+ funeral professionals who ‘Like’ the ConnectingDIrectors.com Facebook Page – asking them ‘What is the best piece of advice you would give to someone thinking about entering the funeral business?’ Here is what they said:

(Click on the Facebook Post below to read responses)

Advertisement

CDFuneralNews

CDFuneralNews

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 we have created a global community through an online platform allowing funeral professionals to Stay Current. Stay Informed and Stay Elite.
CDFuneralNews
Advertisement

You may be interested

4 Products Beating the Funeral Merchandise Quality Epidemic
Cremation
382 views
Cremation
382 views

4 Products Beating the Funeral Merchandise Quality Epidemic

Justin Crowe - November 15, 2017

Since entering the funeral industry, I have felt a taboo around talking about the topic of quality in relation to…

ASD’s Suicide Telephone Operator Patch (S.T.O.P) System Recognized With 2017 NFDA Innovation Award
Funeral Industry Press Releases
30 views
Funeral Industry Press Releases
30 views

ASD’s Suicide Telephone Operator Patch (S.T.O.P) System Recognized With 2017 NFDA Innovation Award

CDFuneralNews - November 15, 2017

Boston, MA—On Monday, October 29, ASD – Answering Service for Directors was named the winner of the National Funeral Directors…

Passare Releases Advanced Preneed Integration with Funeral Directors Life
Funeral Industry Press Releases
34 views
Funeral Industry Press Releases
34 views

Passare Releases Advanced Preneed Integration with Funeral Directors Life

CDFuneralNews - November 15, 2017

Passare, Inc. recently released an advanced integration with Funeral Directors Life Insurance Company, offering the funeral industry’s only integration between…

Comments