As a mortician and funeral director, Richard Hazelwood is used to the reactions when he shares his profession with others. Some express shock or dismay, while others are overcome with morbid curiosity.
Polk State News was intrigued when it learned a mortician was graduating with the College’s Spring 2020 Class. What skills and knowledge obtained at Polk State could possibly assist an undertaker?
“With the goal to one day own my own funeral home business, I really enjoyed the business classes at Polk State. I learned different approaches to running a business, including the use of the regression model to mathematically calculate risks and make decisions,” Hazelwood explained. “At Polk State, I have