None of us likes to think about our own mortality, but as the old saying has it, nobody is going to make it out of here alive.
Things were simple enough in the old days. We wrote a will, took out a life insurance policy, maybe left a letter explaining where to find important documents, and that was about it. But in an age where many of our documents and assets are in digital form, it’s worth taking a little time to ensure that our loved ones don’t encounter major hassles when it comes to accessing them.
Have you ever been swept off your feet by a company? It’s like falling in love. You’ll know it when it happens. It’s the kind of extraordinary attention and experience you rarely encounter.
What if your funeral home courted the undecided family with the same desire to sweep them off their feet?
As the world comes together to help in the fight against climate change, Funeral Solutions Group today has unveiled the “Honoring A Life” Memorial Tree Program, a global initiative designed to bring funeral professionals across the world together to make a difference in our world and a difference to the families they serve.
On this episode we talk about a new bill trying to be pushed through in Pennsylvania that would block cemeteries from pre-selling caskets and vaults, we learn about Memory Care and take a look at a new meaning to life celebration.
Under current Arizona law, in order to receive a cremationist license, a person must complete a crematory operator’s certificate course, submit a fingerprint card for a background check, have a good moral character, and pay an annual fee of $85 to the Arizona Board of Funeral Directors & Embalmers.
Carney had missed out on attending Super Bowls XXXII and XXXIII, so after he won the chance to buy tickets to Super Bowl 50, he decided there was no way he was going to miss out on the opportunity to go to the game.
The 73-year-old didn’t make it to the game though. A few hours after he got off the plane on Feb. 5 in California, Carney suffered a pulmonary embolism that ended his life.
In the funeral profession, it’s all about “the way things have always been done”. But what if you stepped outside of the box, and looked at your business (and yourself) in a new light? Maybe you’d find that the way it’s always been done may not be the right way… maybe there could be a BETTER way to run your funeral business.
In this episode Ryan talks about Facebook’s global rollout of Reactions and what it means for funeral homes, the ways he dresses and what comes after Facebook for funeral home marketing.
The concept of a funeral procession feels timeless, one of those customs so ingrained in how we do things that we seldom question its origins or purpose.
There are 701 new winter coats on Cincinnati-area streets this winter.
“Since 2011, we’ve been raising money for, purchasing and donating brand new winter coats, hats and gloves to Cincinnati- area families,” said Poul Lemasters, owner of Lemasters, a consultng firm, based in Cincinnati.