Tuesday, June 22, 2021

Legacy.com’s Funeral Home Support During COVID-19

Legacy’s full-service platform has deployed significant resources and fast-tracked critical new products to support our funeral home partners with emergency obituary updates, consumer-focused end-of-life resources, and remote funeral participation.

Creating and Facilitating Virtual End-of-Life Events

The teams at LifeWeb 360 and New Narrative have co-created a free, step-by-step resource guide for funeral directors on how to create virtual gatherings to keep communities together during social distancing.

Funeral Directors Life Now Offers New Online Signatures Option for Preneed Contracts at No...

Funeral Directors Life is proud to be the first preneed insurance company to offer an online signature option for preneed contracts at no charge. This solution is fully integrated with DIGicon®, the company’s proprietary preneed sales software.

Coronavirus Services FAQ for Funeral Directors

It’s an uncertain time, but we’ve got some answers to help you guide your families on the right choice for a funeral service.

Leader Links: How Our Industry is Coping with the Coronavirus

With COVID-19 dominating our news cycles, changing our daily routines, and heavily impacting the funeral industry, here’s a look at how different leaders are handling the pandemic.

Leader Links: 10 Facts You May Not Know About Congressional Cemetery

Here’s a look at some interesting recent stories about the deathcare industry that are making their rounds.

Lessons We Can Learn from Memorials for Kobe Bryant

The new year began on a tragic note with the untimely deaths of basketball legend Kobe Bryant and his daughter, along with seven others, after a helicopter crash.

Obits Are Alive and Kicking — And Their True Power Is Digital

You’ll learn their full value when you discover what obituaries do, and what they mean to the people who read them.

SOUND OFF: What Do Today’s Consumers Expect?

At MKJ Marketing’s recent Mastermind event in Nashville, I spoke with three leaders in our industry about the trends they’re seeing in their markets. Here’s what they had to say.

‘OK Boomer’ – What Funeral Directors Can Learn from This Viral Meme

Relative to the funeral business, what should we take from “OK Boomer”? What does it mean for the funeral industry as the largest generation in the history of the world enters their prime death years?