Things to Do In Salt Lake City for the NFDA

Whether you’re visiting SLC to hit the slopes or sightsee, Salt Lake has a rich history and many exciting corners to explore. Even if you’re a local looking for places to take your visiting guests, here’s an overview of the best things to do! Visit Security National Life at booth […]

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The 6th Stage of Grieving

We are happy to recognize the great strides our society has made in the last decade toward acceptance and understanding of those who suffer from mental illness. Conversations about depression that used to be such a taboo are now validated and celebrated as discourse towards healing. We applaud those of […]

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Make your Email Signature Sell for You!

Who ISN’T interested in easy, free marketing? Are you utilizing every easy marketing strategy out there? Not if your email signature is something boring like:   -John Smith Final Expense Agent 801-555-6822   It’s time to change it up and use your email signature to market for you! There are […]

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Why You Should Stop Scripting Your Sales Calls

You’ve been a preneed agent for a while now and you have the hang of the job. You’ve been making sales and you feel comfortable talking about the options and products you offer. It’s time to graduate from the dry, scripted calls you were probably trained to use. Here’s why: […]

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Songs to Help You Heal

People sometimes suggest steering away from the “sad stuff” when you’re wrestling with grief and pain, but we’re actually here to tell you the opposite: sometimes we need musical empathy to release some of the emotional tension that builds up inside us. Curl up with some tea and some headphones […]

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Dressing For Success in the Funeral Industry

In a world where CEO’s are beginning to conduct business in T-shirts, it is important to make a positive impression. Especially in Pre-Need and Final Expense sales where professionalism and trust are top priority, your appearance can make the difference in the close. Keep reading for helpful tips on what […]

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The Deadliest Years in History

Have you ever wondered when the deadliest years in history occurred? Why were they so deadly? Those of us in the funeral industry pick up some interesting trivia about death and dying. Though death is a subject often avoided in polite conversation, it is a fascinating influence in our history. […]

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Funeral Director, Meet Event Planner

A match made in heaven: What can funeral directors learn from event planners? How to celebrate. Funeral directors can get into the drudgery of routine, and that attitude shows in their work. Event planners have a different perspective because each of their events is a different kind of celebration. Are […]

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