Talking
Death

We believe it’s time to start a more open conversation about death and what it means to us today. This blog is a place to share new ideas, practical advice, and stories from the frontlines of death and dying.

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In Focus

Poppy’s new CEO, Clare Montagu, invites you to consider becoming Poppy’s new office manager.

In Focus

As they step into new roles, and gear up for growth, CEO Clare Montagu and Founder and Chair Poppy Mardall discuss their shared vision, the perils and opportunities of founder/CEO relationships, and why they are both in it for the long term.

In Focus

At Poppy’s, we’re on a journey to become a B Corp. Getting there will be a big challenge, one which consists of many small, but significant, steps. To mark B Corp month this March, we’d like to share some of these steps with you.

In Focus

Clare Montagu, Poppy's new Chief Operating Officer, reflects on her first few weeks in the job.

In Focus

“When the time comes, how can I make sure that I will have a Poppy’s funeral?” This question, or something like it, is one which we hear increasingly often. This is why we're introducing our new pre-paid funeral plan.

In Focus

Embalming says a huge amount about how we understand death, although Poppy's natural approach to death means we don't embalm people in our care. Here are five incredible ways that people have preserved bodies throughout history.