4 Funeral Pros Share Their Essential Lessons On Working With Families

Nothing speaks wisdom like hard earned lessons learned. And thankfully, these 4 funeral pros have some wisdom to share on one of the biggest topics right now… creating an unforgettable family (or customer) experience. Why waste any time? Let’s dive straight into the lessons from some of our favorite funeral pros out there:   Lesson […]

11 Reasons Becoming A Funeral Pro Is The Best Thing You’ll Ever Do

Becoming a funeral professional never used to be a choice. In fact, in most cases, it was a duty to your family’s lineage. Most funeral homes were multi-generational and family based. Now, things have changed. People are actively choosing the funeral profession as their dream job. If you’re reading this, maybe you’re either in a […]

These 7 Experts Share How To Grow Your Funeral Business with YouTube

You’ve probably heard it before… YouTube is one of the most effective ways to grow your business, your reach, and your funeral home’s brand. Take Order of the Good Death, who started the series “Ask A Mortician” 10 years ago. She posted Episode One a decade ago (below)…  … and now she has nearly 2 […]

A Social Media Marketing Checklist for Funeral Pros

Getting started on social media at your funeral home is easier than you think. It might seem overwhelming at first, but if you take it one step at a time, we guarantee the overwhelm will disappear. That’s why we created a checklist for you. To take it ONE step at a time. Let’s not waste […]

Unique (And Free) Ways To Advertise Your Funeral Biz

Advertising your funeral home, it turns out, is not our reader’s favorite pastime 🤓. In fact, it’s far from it.  Most funeral pros feel completely clueless around funeral home advertising and marketing.  So much so, that they don’t even bother with it. Thankfully, advertising your funeral home doesn’t have to involve a huge budget, expertise, […]

4 Green Funeral Trends To Tap Into At Your Funeral Home

Green funerals.  A topic gaining HUGE momentum amongst client families.  It seems like everyone is talking about mushroom burial suits and turning themselves into a tree when they die, these days. As much as the buzz means some true and real change is needed in the funeral profession, there are also challenges to doing things […]

Service Mistakes To Avoid With Your Client Families

It’s time to make a bold statement: Customer service is the #1 most important aspect of any business.  And the funeral profession is no exception. We see customer service as an art.  Something that takes years to perfect and incorporate into your entire funeral business.  And whether you’ve been in business for generations or for […]

A Tour Of 5 Of The Most Beautiful Funeral Homes & Cemeteries In the USA

Once upon a time, a funeral parlor was your living room. That was just 150 years ago. Now, funeral homes range from extensive, state-of-the-art facilities to stunningly beautiful parks to memorial temples. We’ve worked with thousands of funeral homes over the last 20 years and these are the 5 most beautiful funeral homes we’ve ever […]

Are Baby Boomers Really Changing The Funeral Profession Forever?

The US Census tells us that by 2030, all Baby Boomers will be 65 or older. This means two things… One is that Boomers will want to be making decisions about their end-of-life wishes sooner than later. Two is that many of them will be planning and assisting with the passing of their family members, […]

Do You Have These 5 Key Elements On Your Funeral Home Website?

When it comes to your funeral home website, it can be seen in two different ways. Some see their funeral home website as a “function” of the funeral home. Like flowers on the table, or decor in the home. Others see their funeral home website as a “service” element of their funeral home. We tend […]