Many of us were grandfathered into the death care industry. Growing up, we watched our funeral director fathers and mothers give compassionate counsel to grieving families. We couldn’t imagine a different profession for ourselves than “the family business.”
Are you planning any resolutions for the new year? The statistics say Americans are on the fence, about 45% of the population sets New Year goals.
Check out the History.com infographic below for more interesting facts about New Years.
Resolutions are for those who succumb to peer pressure, right? Besides, does anyone really think the flip of a calendar page is going to give them the determination that they’ve lacked thus far? We prefer a more realistic approach, and so, with the spirit of holiday exhaustion and grumpiness that we happen to be experiencing at the moment
Facebook rolled out a new feature this December called “Year In Review,” a post that showed up on users’ News Feeds highlighting their most popular photos of the year. Users could view their Year In Review and choose to share it with friends with a line reading “It’s been a great year! Thanks for being a part of it.”
We covered a lot of content in 2014. We had content about funeral fashion, 10 reasons to date a funeral director, $18.75 million litigation settlements and even another nude casket calendar! But what articles were read the most by ConnectingDirectors.com visitors?
Robin Williams touched down, as if from a distant galaxy, speaking a language (“Nanu nanu!”) we had never heard before, but which we instantly understood.
He held up his own funhouse mirror to the rest of us, exploring not only comic possibilities, but deeper truths.
Smart Cremation proudly introduced The Smart Advantage, their exclusive customer assurance program, in a meeting today of its employees. The program was developed, refined, and implemented during the seven years of the company’s existence, and now has been formalized so that families know up front the costs, process, and benefits that are guaranteed to them in writing.
We wake up and we run through our morning routine.
Whether it’s going for a run, eating breakfast, watching the news, taking a shower (hopefully), or whatever else it may be, we’ve made a habit of it.
“We are very pleased to have Paul join our team,” said Kris Seale, FDLIC President & CEO. “Paul’s experience as a funeral director and preneed sales manager will be invaluable to our clients in Wisconsin as they continue to seek innovative solutions and opportunities for growth in a changing marketplace.”
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