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“As the Foundation Partners Group family continues to grow and thrive, this annual conference has provided us with an opportunity for our team members to recharge, reconnect and come together to address some longstanding challenges in funeral service,” commented Jim Ford, FPG Chief Customer Officer.
If a funeral home is not large enough to have a full time aftercare person then most likely nothing is being done to follow up with families. Even with the best intentions, most in-house programs stall or are discontinued when the funeral home gets busy.
The red brick funeral home, Janaza Services of Georgia, is easy to miss. The funeral home is in a quiet, mostly residential neighborhood off Buford Highway. Its name, Janaza, comes from the Arabic word for funeral.
If The Walt Disney Company entered the funeral profession, what would a family’s experience look like?
A funeral home director is being accused of taking a selfie while a casket was being loaded into a hearse, KTRK reports.
The 2016 convention is being held in October 23-26 in Philadelphia, PA, and offers numerous events, workshops and seminars for funeral professionals.
These are only some of the reasons you won’t want to miss out on this year’s convention.
The National Funeral Directors Association (NFDA) has launched Director.edu, a new electronic publication that will help mortuary science students gain insight into making their career choice a reality.
Welton Hong, the founder of Ring Ring Marketing in San Jose, California, has signed on to join the faculty of the Eleventh Annual Funeral Service Business Plan Conference, which will be Dec. 8-9 at the Hilton New Orleans Riverside in New Orleans.