As black as your soul, this LIMITED EDITION Fatally Yours Gourmet Chocolate box is absolutely to die for.
If you are like most people surveyed by Facebook, you do not want to see a lot of promotional ads from businesses who are trying to sell you their products.
This poses a conundrum for you as a business owner who would like to use Facebook to draw local community members to your funeral home’s page. How can you attract attention to the services you offer without “turning off” people who Like your page?
Let’s talk a minute about the value buyers. People want value for their dollar. You do. Most people you know do. If you have been an adult very long you know that the cheapest product can often be the most expensive. Your dilemma is that some products don’t lend themselves to value appreciation very well. In other words they don’t readily answer the question, “Why should I pay more?” Funerals are one of these.
There are many examples throughout our history of competition leading to innovation. For instance, when competition arrived in the telephone business in 1984, it lead to the advent of call forwarding, nationwide toll-free calling, and the expansion of the answering service industry.
The above ad ran in the January 28 issue of “luxury lifestyle magazine” Town & Style St. Louis.
A picture of the ad (above) has been taking the internet (Reddit) and Facebook by storm since. The overall reaction has been a big, loud WTF
The wood coffin that held the body of Lee Harvey Oswald belongs to his brother and not a Fort Worth funeral home that sought to sell it for more than $87,000, a Texas judge ruled Friday.
The first dead baby Linda Znachko became involved with was found in a dumpster, wearing only a diaper.
She saw the news story about “Baby Doe,” saw the public outrage that was leading people to ask what kind of mother would do such a thing and in what kind of society do such things occur.
The National Funeral Directors Association (NFDA) announced the names of the 50 funeral professionals who will have an opportunity to learn from four leading funeral directors and network with like-minded peers during the Association’s Meet the Mentors Program March 16-18 at the Emory Conference Center Hotel, located on the campus of Emory University, in Atlanta, Ga. Meet the Mentors is being held in cooperation with the Funeral Service Foundation.
What do female funeral directors wear when they have to conduct funerals? What do they wear when they have to conduct funerals and it’s a little (or a lot, let’s be real) cold outside? Growing up outside of Buffalo, I am no stranger to winters. It’s cold here. It snows a lot here. And unfortunately…we’re used to it.
OGR Annual Conference Introduces New Schedule And Supplier Showcase In Orlando, FL April 22-25, 2015
The International Order of the Golden Rule (OGR), the world’s leading professional association dedicated to serving independent funeral homes, will host this four day event including an all new schedule and a revamped showcase floor for its Annual Conference.