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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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Correcting Your Mistakes in the Funeral Industry

How to avoid common mistakes with your funeral home as a funeral director. We all make mistakes in our personal lives, love lives, and at work. It doesn’t matter how many times I’ve done something, every once in a while, I’ll slip up without even realizing my mistake. I’ve been […]

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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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Honoring Funeral Professionals

Honoring funeral professionals on Labor Day In honor of Labor Day, we dedicate this post to all funeral professionals who spend their lives serving the community and positively impacting families. We are grateful for your hard work and passion for this industry, and we give you all the kudos for […]

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Macabre Museums: Bone Displays You Can’t Miss!

Human history is filled with grisly, nightmarish realities that seem to belong more in scary stories than social studies classes. But our perception of a past that is menacing and macabre is not necessarily accurate. Take bones for example. It was actually a Christian tradition to store bones in catacombs […]

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