The Power of the Internet with Death Care

Hast, Ron
April 2012
Mortuary Management;Apr2012, Vol. 99 Issue 4, p6
Trade Publication
The author discusses the importance of the Internet for a licensed funeral service firm. He reports that an increasing number of firms specializing in death care are showing up on the Internet. He discusses several factors to consider by firms planning to offer a funeral service which entails no personal contact between family and death care provider. Factors include having a solid reputation, a telephone response and a trick pricing to attract a call.


Related Articles

  • CUSTOMER CARE THE BIG PICTURE. Wolfelt, Alan D. // Director (NFDA Services, Inc.);Oct2014, Vol. 86 Issue 10, p110 

    The article discusses the importance of customer service as a foundation of the long-term success for funeral home. It reminds the importance for funeral owners, directors and employees to be aware of the core values and mission of the business to ensure harmonious relationship in working...

  • NFDA Convention & Expo Central. Pepper, Christine // Director (NFDA Services, Inc.);Oct2014, Vol. 86 Issue 10, p122 

    The author discusses several topics and issues that will be featured in the National Funeral Directors Association's (NFDA) International Convention and Expo in Nashville, Tennessee in October 2014. She states that the event will offer diverse educational topics, social events, and networking...

  • CALENDAR.  // American Funeral Director;Sep2014, Vol. 137 Issue 9, p68 

    A calendar of funeral service and death care industry-related events for 2014 and 2015 in the U.S. is presented.

  • Change and Turmoil. Ottmann, Pat // Canadian Funeral News;Dec2014, Vol. 42 Issue 12, p3 

    An introductions is presented in which the author discusses the 40th anniversary of the periodical in 2015 and following the aim of the periodical to help funeral service suppliers and promote the products.

  • Innovative Inspiration. Bartsche, Patti Martin // American Funeral Director;Nov2015, Vol. 138 Issue 11, p6 

    An introduction is presented in which the editor discusses several topics within the issue including ideas being turned into reality, five people who participate in a commitment to serve families with solicitude while stretching the boundaries on the details of customary funeral service and...

  • Thirty Years. McDougald, Beacham // Mortuary Management;May2014, Vol. 101 Issue 5, p16 

    The article focuses on the changes in the funeral services in the U.S. during the 1984-2014. It focuses on the Federal Trade Commission's (FTC) Funeral Rule, implemented on April 30, 1984, which is celebrating its 30th anniversary in 2014. It focuses on the growth of alternate death care...

  • COMING EVENTS 2011.  // Canadian Funeral News;Apr2011, Vol. 39 Issue 4, p60 

    A calendar of events related to funeral service in April-September 2011 is presented which include the Crematory Operator Certification Program (COCP) of Cremation Association of North America (CANA) in Kansas City, Kansas on April 15, the 2011 National Funeral Directors Association (NFDA)...

  • EVENTS.  // American Funeral Director;Sep2014, Vol. 137 Issue 9, p69 

    A calendar of U.S. funeral service and death care industry-related conferences to be held in Florida and Tennessee in 2014 is presented.

  • Shipping DIRECTORY.  // Funeral Home & Cemetery News;Oct2011, pB9 

    A directory for funeral shipping service provider in the U.S. is presented


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics