22 Of The Most Powerful Death & Dying Quotes Ever Written

Since the beginning of time, people have been expressing their thoughts on death in many, many ways. In fact, these ideas, discussions and philosophies surrounding death have been the origin of many great works of art.In my opinion, some of the most powerful words about death exist in quotes. So, I’ve rounded up some of […]
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Walker Posey Shares The REAL Reason Families Choose Direct Cremation

At this moment, I am sitting on a plane coming home from the Asia Funeral and Cemetery Expo in China. It was a fantastic experience, getting to see first-hand the cultures and customs of those on the other side of the world. I went to speak at the conference, but I must say that I […]
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These 8 People Are Visiting Your Funeral Home Website (And Why You Should Care)

We’ve said it time and time again ﹘ the world of funerals is changing. You’ve probably seen it yourself… every day, less traditional families are coming into your funeral home looking for something different and more personal. The traditional pitch that you’ve always given? A new, younger audience has already read it on every other […]

We Asked, You Responded: When Did You Realize That Funerals Were Your Calling?

Image: SourceWhenever we tell people that we work in the funeral profession, we get the same grouping of surprised reactions… “That’s creepy!” “How did you get into that kind of unique job?!” “Uhh…that’s interesting…” *Slowly walks away.*As funeral professionals, you’ve probably heard your own fair share of confused questions and surprised statements about working in […]

Live from NCFDA 2015: Upping Your Funeral Service

This week, a few of our funeralOne team members headed down to Raleigh, North Carolina for the annual North Carolina Funeral Directors Association (NCFDA) conference. Not only was this a great chance for our team to meet face-to-face with some of our loyal customers, but it was also an opportunity to catch up on some […]
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7 Features Your Families Crave From A Funeral Home Website

As a business-minded funeral professional, you know what types of features your funeral home website needs to help you grow your business. But do you know what information and tools your families crave the most?Finding out the specifics of what your families are looking for from your funeral home website requires a lot of research, […]
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Little Miss Funeral’s Tips For Breaking Into The Funeral Profession

I woke up with a smile on my face. One month prior I had just graduated from the New England Institute at Mount Ida College with an Associates Degree in Funeral Services. An accomplishment I wore proudly like a badge. A goal I had spent the last two years working towards. But for me, graduation […]
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11 Amazing Funeral Personalization Ideas To Steal

Here at funeralOne, we believe that a funeral should be a unique, one-of-a-kind celebration of life…  that’s not a secret to anyone who knows us.From our websites to our products, we reject the idea of a boring, templated funeral that feels the same as every other service you’ve been to. Instead, we believe every funeral […]
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14 Words That Have TOTALLY Different Meanings At A Funeral Home

In the funeral business, there are lots of words which, if not used correctly, could cause a somewhat frightening (or very funny) misunderstanding at your funeral home.In fact, you could probably have a conversation that an average person might find to be normal, but actually means something entirely different. For example, you could say “Hey […]
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Funeral Tips: How To Take Your Families’ Happiness To The Next Level

View image | gettyimages.com Most people ﹘ outside of funeral directors, of course ﹘ do not realize just how much arranging, set-up, care, sweat and passion goes into planning the perfect funeral service. You can’t help but put a little heart and soul into every service you plan for a family, and you truly put […]