The Emotional Cost of Being a Funeral Director

The-Emotional-cost-of-being-a-funeral-directorHaving worked in the industry now for over four years as well as attending literally hundreds of funerals, I have experienced both pleasure and some misfortune when meeting Funeral Directors. As a result of my experience, I now am able to categorize Funeral Directors as belonging to one of two groups: The People over Profit Director, or the Profit over People Director.  (I will outline how I distinguish between the two below.)   Thankfully for me, I continue to work in the Funeral Industry as a result of my positive experiences and dealing with the People over Profit Directors whom I now consider to be friends and esteemed colleagues. [Read more…]