After 170 days of being humbugged by Service Corporation International, locked out Teamster funeral directors and drivers hope to bring some Christmas cheer to SCI CEO Thomas L. Ryan with two tickets to the Goodman Theatre’s production of “A Christmas Carol.”
After reading the below article we thought you could easily sub-out the words ‘Young woman’ in the title below and replace with ‘funeral director’ and this article could be used as a cautionary tale for the profession.
When Ben Nunery and his wife Ali got married in 2009, they had just closed on their new house, so they took the opportunity to take their wedding photos in the empty home. Just four and a half years later, after Ali’s tragic death from cancer at at the age of 31 in 2011, these special photos were created as a way to remember the happy times
It’s been called ‘Selfiegate’. President Obama, British Prime Minister David Cameron and Denmark’s Prime Minister Helle Thorning-Schmidt snapped a selfie that caused the media to lose their collective mind. Not only was it a polarizing picture for some, First Lady Michelle Obama was captured with a stern expression on her face.
The internet is full of noise – we are trying to cut through it with some value. Below are 4 Facebook Pages that we engage with daily and want to recommend for you to do the same!
The Lego Cemetery is back by popular demand! And this time we made it even easier to enter! All you have to do is fill out the form below before Friday, December 20th!
One Year Later: How the Connecticut Funeral Directors Association And Its Members Faced the Challenges in Newtown
It doesn’t seem like yesterday, but it is hard to believe it was a year ago that a gunman entered Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut, and took the lives of 20 first-graders and six of the school’s faculty and staff who were trying to save the children.
FrontRunner Professional is pleased to announce it has established a strategic alliance with Joe Weigel and Weigel Strategic Marketing. The relationship will provide FrontRunner clients with a readily accessible resource for strategic marketing and communication assistance.
The Funeral Service Foundation (FSF) has awarded Memorial Classic scholarships worth a total of $2,000 to Lisa Jacobson and Lauren Nelson to help with educational resources as they pursue mortuary science degrees.
Magical Elves co-founders and executive producers Jane Lipsitz and Dan Cutforth reflect on the making of the Showtime documentary series Time of Death, which follows six terminally ill people through the final weeks of their lives.