When you are playing poker, you are reading other poker players. In funeral service, when meeting with families as the funeral director; you need to be able to read people.
A few months ago I entered a contest. A writing contest. The rules were quite simple.
I’m simply here to educate the general public about the importance having your affairs in order. This is something everyone should either have done by now, or be doing in the near future.
I want to let the world know because funerals are a part of life that needs more attention and education. Everybody needs their story told, and I am the one to do so.
If you really want to know what it takes to become one, let me fill you in a little bit. But, if you really want to know what it takes to become a successful one, keep reading and learning far beyond this article.
A couple weeks ago, I went on vacation. I went far. Far, far away. Well, ok, maybe not that far. Not towards another galaxy, but a few hours worth. I just had to get away. This is sad and unlike me on two levels…
“I’m here to put the FUN in funeral service…”
“Right from the jump, I was outcast…”