The Bulletin

The Bulletin is the bimonthly news magazine for members and friends of Selected. It keeps you current on all of Selected’s news. Here you will find articles and interviews relating to funeral service, learn about items that are new at Selected, read news about our members and see which firms have just been invited to join.

The Current Issue: September-October 2014

Bulletin 975

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In This Issue...

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96th Annual Meeting Issue

  • Rob Paterkiewicz: Learn! Connect! Recharge!
  • Educational Sessions and Special Events
  • Expert Panel to Explore the Future of Funeral Service (BPX)
  • Donna Hover: Growing Your Business by Adjusting its Key Components (BPX)
  • Shift Customer Focus from Price to Value
  • Annual Selected Study Group Day
  • Selected Educational Trust Annual Gala

Also in This Issue

  • Selected’s Improved Website Includes New Features
  • Sarah Pojanowski: Petition Filed Before the Supreme Court in Funeral Service Case
  • German Firm Finds Value in Selected Transfer Services
  • Jamie Meredith: Insurance Assignment—an Overlooked Funeral Funding Opportunity (BPX)
  • Internet Ad Pros is Newest Selected Preferred Partner
  • Have the Talk of a Lifetime Webinars
  • Smartphone Use on the Rise

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