January 2023

Page A28 January 2023 FUNERAL HOME & CEMETERY NEWS Se c t i on A AMRA INSTRUMENTS Researched, Developed and Patented by Funeral Directors Research,Inc. visit www.amrainstruments.com for links to our Supply Chain Partners ™ ® NFDA Cremation Success Seminar A Virtual Event – February 16-17, 2023 Join NFDA to get the latest information on serving cremation families. Participate in interactive live sessions on: Earn up to 6 CE hours! Visit nfda.org/cremationconference • Offering celebrant services • How to be profitable in pet cremation • Cremation liability and protecting your business • Conveying the value of a funeral • How services promote healthy grieving • Emerging disposition options 2022_Educates_NOMIS_QuaterPg Ad.indd 1 10/25/22 8:45 AM and purpose for funeral service. Join CANA February 8-10, 2023 at The LINQ Hotel + Experience in Las Vegas to find your spark! CANA events are known for providing opportunities for owners and managers from across the profession to connect on today’s issues impacting their businesses. The 2023 Symposium, packed into just a day and a half, is filled with sessions that spark conversation and infuse energy for innovative solutions which carry over to networking, shared meals, and roundtables. The 2023 Cremation Symposium provides practical takeaways to put to use right away. CANA’s experts in staff engagement, culture and customer service, efficiencies and other solutions will reignite your passion for your funeral, cemetery, and cremation business. The keynote will help attendees restore the “spark” that’s needed by their most important tarNEWS Association CONTINUED 2023 Cremation Symposium: Ignite the Spark! WHEELING,IL— We never knew the value of a capable funeral professional until COVID hit. Finding qualified employees is never easy, but add to that a pandemic, compassion fatigue, the Great Resignation, and “quiet quitting,” and you have the recipe for a workforce in trouble. At the 2023 Cremation Symposium, the Cremation Association of North America (CANA) places the problem center stage to reignite our passion Continued on page A29 get audience: the people with their name on their paychecks. In The Right Way of Management: Meaning and Purpose for Your People, Eric Layer will share proven research and strategies from inside and outside the funeral business from his consulting firm McKee Wallwork and 2020 book The Right Way of Death. In a very special session of The Young and the Restless, Leili McMurrough of Worsham College will share various perspectives from mortuary students, recent graduates, apprentices, and first-year funeral directors. Attendees will learn how to create a funeral home environment that welcomes and retains these future leaders in this industry by taking an “employee-centered” perspective. Jason Widing of Foundation Partners Group will reveal new data to help you understand how the last two years of con- “Quite Possibly America’s Finest Line of Professional Cosmetics” • Cover Cremes • Lip Color • Liquid Tints • Powder • Brushes • Wax www.derma-pro.net 1-800-531-9744 Fax 903-641-0383 E-Mail: sales@derma-pro.net Share Your Story Funeral Home & Cemetery News welcomes press releases from the industry. E-Mail press_releases@nomispublications.com Want to increase trade work? Place your ad today in the 2024 Funeral Home & Cemetery Directory PRINT AND DIGITAL ADVERTISING WORK TOGETHER! Print advertisers receive discounts on Upgraded Listings and Banner ads in the Online Directories at www.nomispublications.com Deadline is June 1st Call or Email Kim Today! 800-321-7479 kim@nomispublications.com Join our E-mail List to receive the FHCNews E-Newsletter Your Real Source. Anywhere. Anytime. News Funeral Home & Cemetery “I Love My Funeral Director” “I Love My Cemeterian” Perfect Gifts