We interview Josh Slocum of the Funeral Consumers Alliance about the shocking results from their recent cremation survey, our spotlight shines on Iowa, and our #WTF looks at things you see in the drive-thru.
FuneralCall Answering Service is proud to announce the official release of their Integration API and successful integration with various software vendors including Consolidated Funeral Services, Ionic, and Directors Advantage.
As a funeral director for over 30 years, I have been fortunate to help thousands of families through one of the darkest times in their lives. With September being National Suicide Prevention Month, I wanted to share a personal story with you on how suicide has touched the lives of my family.
From rich history to delicious cuisine to cultural attractions, there is no shortage of good reasons why funeral directors should spend some time in the city of brotherly love. However, I can promise you that October is without a doubt the best time of year to visit Philly for a variety of reasons.
After years of posting indiscriminately to social media, I was suddenly faced with uncomfortable questions about what will happen to all of it when I die.
Just because Facebook is available and fairly easy to utilize does not mean it’s a slam dunk to do it well. Many poorly executed, inefficient, and downright ugly Facebook pages exist out there. We’ve identified the 6 critical elements below you’ve got to get right. Check these things against your business page to make sure your Facebook presence is not a distraction and a detriment to your funeral home:
Death scenes aren’t usually the most celebrated as far as cinema is concerned but done correctly they can be quite remarkable. From Russell Franklin’s watery demise to Boromir’s departure from this mortal coil, we cover some of the best on-screen finales.
Despite intense outcry from the medical community and reproductive rights advocates, Texas isn’t budging on a proposed rule to require the cremation or burial of fetal remains.
“As the Foundation Partners Group family continues to grow and thrive, this annual conference has provided us with an opportunity for our team members to recharge, reconnect and come together to address some longstanding challenges in funeral service,” commented Jim Ford, FPG Chief Customer Officer.
The red brick funeral home, Janaza Services of Georgia, is easy to miss. The funeral home is in a quiet, mostly residential neighborhood off Buford Highway. Its name, Janaza, comes from the Arabic word for funeral.