This week we recap the ICCFA Convention, WIN a trip to the Disrupt Media offices for a social media strategy session, and:
- Headline Reader vs. Practitioner
- 3 Months With No Results?
- Random Posting…
Prada Body Bag – It’s the last bag you’ll ever need. What will the coroner or funeral director carry YOU away in when you die?
The truth is, there’s no rulebook when it comes to grief, explains David Kaplan, chief professional officer of the American Counseling Association. The emotion is so swallowing and vast that it’s hard to pinpoint why it manifests in the ways that it does.
The three “R’s” will literally poison a funeral home; Human Resources, AccountsReceivable and ‘Rithmatic. I recently attended The Foresight Companies funeral boot camp where my fellow recruits and I were provided an in-depth look at our funeral homes. During the three days of training, it became glaringly obvious that the vast majority of funeral homes are just a lawsuit, failed collection or miscalculation away from serious problems.
The funeral service profession is a long-standing one, replete with tradition and cultural customs—but that doesn’t mean every service your funeral home offers to the families in your community has to be the same. In fact, people are saying more and more that they hope their own funeral services and those honoring their loved ones show a little creativity, originality and character representativeof the life lived.
Funeral Solutions Group today announced that it has forged an exclusive strategic alliance with DNA Legacy (www.dnaLegacy.com).
2016 may not be the best year to travel internationally this summer with terrorist attacks in Europe and Zika Virus in South America. But it’s a great summer to visit California wine country and San Francisco, the city where Tony Bennett left his heart.
On this episode we talk about ICCFA 2016 in NOLA, our favorite vendors, and how to get everyone to say WTF?!
When Facebook was born in 2004, the oldest baby boomers were in their late 50s, and older members of the silent generation were reaching their early 80s. If you thought they were going to sit back and let gifs, emojis and status updates pass them by, you were wrong, according to new research.
Funeralwise.com invites cemeteries to participate in its 2016 Capture Memorial Day Photo Contest. This photography contest will recognize and reward photographers whose images convey the meaning and emotion associated with Memorial Day in cemeteries across the United States.