Promotional materials should be available mid-June. Until that time, please direct interested parties to Sally Belanger at [email protected] or 207-841-6330. Programming routinely offers continuing education credit.
While we are still tweaking our programming, the program will offer an operational overview of the Charles C. Carson Center, US Port Mortuary, Dover, Delaware; the Personal Effects Depot, and the Fisher House were families await the return of their loved ones on their final journey home and the dignified transfer. We will also visit Arlington National Cemetery where there will be a formal wreath laying ceremony at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldiers, as well as other special educational opportunities; a tour of our Nation’s Capitol with a focus on our national treasures and monuments honoring our servicemen and women. Saturday morning, participants will help to place in excess of 250,000 wreaths on the graves of our fallen heroes at Arlington National Cemetery. In the afternoon, several other optional events are in the planning stages. Saturday night will find everyone at Constitution Hall for the United States Navy Band’s Holiday tribute. For further information will be included in the upcoming issue of The Dodge Magazine, online at Dodge’s website after mid-June or through Sally B’s office at the contact information listed above.
|TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 20, 2018 (4 CE Hours)
12:30pm – 2:30pm
Keynote Speaker Howard Kellman
Professional Speaker, Award Winning Sportscaster and Author
2:30pm – 3:00pm
3:00pm – 5:00pm
WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 21, 2018 (4 CE Hours, including 2 Law)
9:00am – 9:50am
10:00am – 10:50 am
11:00 – 11:30
11:30 – 1:30
|“The single largest cost of operating a funeral home or cemetery is staffing. Yet, no one has trained business owners and managers on what the rules are to manage their staff,” says Dan Isard.
“If you think good employees are expensive you should see how much bad ones will cost you.”
This two day seminar will provide attendees everything they need to know and have for implementation as a Human Resource director. During this two day workshop, you will learn “what to do”, “how to do it” and most importantly “what not to do”. Attendees will create all their key Human Resource management documents during our 16 hours of seminar instruction.
Attendees will leave this seminar with ready to implement (subject to state law):
– Employee Manual
|Point of reference for the entire funeral and cemetery industry, TANEXPO is the rendez-vous where, every two years, funeral directors and trade professionals meet with the highest quality manufacturers. The world’s premiere funeral event, with the most impressive international attendance and the widest exhibiting surface.
The next edition takes place in Bologna (Italy) on April 5-6-7, 2018.
TANEXPO offers the maximum effort to amaze the thousands of visitors with new products, technologies and design details. It is a unique showcase for manufacturers and the place where funeral industry professionals come to discover the new market frontiers.
Admission to professionals with entrance tickets only.
Only professional visitors can access the event.
Visitors can buy the entrance ticket online by the official website and on site at the Costituzione and Nord Entrance.
|This reformatted and revolutionary 3 day program is a working seminar which covers every aspect of business operations including:
Each participant will leave with a fully executed program to implement upon their return. This Business Plan will increase profit and operating efficiency.
|This two-day seminar will take its attendees through the basic points of operation from the ground up and down! Attendees will learn pricing of interment rights in theory and then in application to their existing property.
This seminar is for cemetery owners, managers and board members of for-profit and not-for- profit cemeteries. Each attendee will learn easy ways to dramatically increase their cash flow the day they get home.
This seminar follows the uniquely dynamic and effective style of The Foresight Companies’ workshops. Attendees come with their businesses financial and operating data pre-loaded onto a specially designed spreadsheet. They not only learn the theory, they get hands-on understanding of the math supporting their decisions. We will challenge attendees to dig deep and get their hands dirty as they work on their specific business issues.
The Pointe Hilton Squaw Peak Resort:
The Pointe Hilton Squaw Peak Resort is a mountainside all-suite, all-fun resort in Phoenix. Only 8 miles from Sky Harbor International Airport, come early or extend your stay and enjoy fun by the pool, relaxing at the spa, or playing golf on a world-class course.
Complete with four acres of pools, lazy river, waterslide, miniature golf, four tennis courts and a variety of dining options for all occasions.
Transportation between the Pointe Hilton Squaw Peak Resort and The Foresight Companies offices will be provided each day of the seminar.
MIAMI FUNER , Worldwide Funeral Industry Conference & Expo, taking place on March 13/15, 2019 at the MACC – Miami Airport Convention Center, will be the forerunner event with the newest professional Conferences and a matchless Expo in the amazing city of Miami, leisure location and financial capital of Florida.
Jointly developed and organized by TANEXPO [the leading International Funeral and Cemetery Exhibition, gathering in Bologna 18.000 professionals from 55 Countries every two years] and MEMORIAL INTERNATIONAL LLC., [the largest funeral assistance corporation in the world with offices in 14 countries] it’s the perfect blend of the newest professional conferences and a matchless Expo!
Miami, financial capital of Florida, is the ideal place where to start new businesses and can act as a springboard for a great success in the United States, Latin America and worldwide! Join us and fly your business to new markets!
|Visitors can register for tradeshow, single workshops or for the entire packages divided into 5 different categories (marketing, IT, CEO, technical and technology and innovation). (Workshops registered visitors can visit the Tradeshow for free).
Online registrations from January 2019.