Last week we shared a great article from Jeff Harbeson, The Funeral Commander, that took a quick glimpse back at 2014 and also made bold predictions for 2015.
Here are some predictions for the road ahead:
Here are 5 harmless iPhone pranks you should try on your fellow funeral directors. These are guaranteed to drive them nuts but bring lots of laughter to you (and everyone else).
Wrestling With Death; Funeral Professions Next Big Reality Show Premieres This Week and It Will Shock You
It’s hard to stand out in the reality-television world, but a family that runs a funeral home by day and a professional wrestling federation by night may just do it.
Residents in the Savannah, Georgia, area are rallying to help a stray dog who refuses to leave an area cemetery where she buried her dead puppy.
Kates-Boylston Publications, the publisher of American Funeral Director and American Cemetery & Cremation Magazines and Funeral Service Insider, has named Patti Martin Bartsche its managing editor.
Answering Service for Directors welcomed the beginning of 2015 with a new statistical milestone. On New Years Day, the company sensitively handled more than 2,050 first calls. This set a new record as the highest number of first calls ASD has answered in a 24-hour period.
If you haven’t read this article then you need to! In less than 24 hours this article had been viewed 20,000 times. As of now (Thursday late afternoon) the article link on Facebook has been viewed 147,000+ times and the article has been read on ConnectingDirectors.com over 28,000 times.
Is this the most viral funeral article ever? We think so!!
We love to follow the lives of celebrities as they spend their years, constantly under the spotlight. We will take any opportunity to scrutinize, praise and mock them for every decision they make, including the burial which they receive once they have passed away. As such, it’s no surprise that people spend lots of effort and money practicing the art of Grave Hunting.
Cory Sylvester knows a thing or two about wearing a suit.
The baseball player, turned actor, turned clothier is now the man in charge of measuring and fitting at one of NYC’s premiere custom menswear shops; Michael Andrews Bespoke.
The gulf between relevant news vs. “bubble gum for the brain” stuff relating to funeral content which many find important is truly a pitiful testament to the profession.