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Business Ethics: Cases from the Real World

Thursday, May 6 7:00am - 10:36am

Webinar

4.00 Credits

Why are ethics so complicated? What trade-offs must we make to solve ethical predicaments?  What can we do? Should you speak up or be quiet? What do I do when I find myself in an ethical predicament? What are fundamental ethical principles for a businessperson? Is ethics situational? What is the Fraud Triangle? How do we resolve ethical issues?

Devious Ethics: Dealing with Snakes in Suits

Thursday, May 6 8:00am - 9:48am

Webinar

2.00 Credits

Discuss psychopathy's symptoms Review accounting professional ethics standards for dealing with a boss, co-worker or client who is breaking the rules Look at precautions you should take when considering a new boss or employee Help identify someone who might con you or your company

Ethical Intelligence with Dr. Toby Groves

Thursday, May 6 9:00am - 10:00am

Webinar

1.00 Credits

The major topics that will be covered in this class include:How culture affects ethical judgmentThe surprising relationship between empathy and ethicsMindfulness and resilienceEthical transparencyEthical fading and bounded ethicalityThe neuroscience of ethical information-processingThe psychology behind empathy, transparency and trust

Ethics in Action: Protect and Defend

Thursday, May 6 6:00am - 9:38am

Webinar

4.00 Credits

A history of corporate misdeeds            1.  The problem of "short-termism" and the need for "patient capital"            2.  The problem of over-reliance on government solutions              3.  How we can restore trust in business and protect the integrity of our profession    Three lines of defense            1.  Financial Managers            2.  Internal Auditors            3.  External Auditors   Stewardship’s attributes and what accounting professionals can do to create corporations that are more responsible to ALL their stakeholders

Ethics - Regulatory and Standards Update

Thursday, May 6 9:30am - 11:30am

Webinar

2.00 Credits

The major topics that will be covered in this course include:Stay in compliance with recent ethics standards changes that impact your practice.Learn about key regulatory changes and initiatives impacting CPAs and the future of the profession.Discuss emerging issues and standard-setting activity that could affect your practice in the future.Explore practical applications of the standards and hear about common practice issues and challenges. Examples include: does independence matter, can you ethically serve clients in the cannabis industry, and are you required to report potential noncompliance with laws and regulations to third parties?Learn how failure to follow the standards can result in unwanted regulatory actions and publicity.

Improving Ethical Decision Making

Thursday, May 6 12:00pm - 1:09pm

Webinar

1.20 Credits

Ethics HR Role in Ethics Recruitment and screening processes

Shaping your Organization's Ethical Foundation

Thursday, May 6 7:30am - 8:57am

Webinar

1.60 Credits

Ethics Organizational culture Business Management and Employee and Labor Relations

Surgent's Ethical Considerations for the CPA

Thursday, May 6 11:30am - 3:00pm

Webinar

4.00 Credits

Examine the CPA's role in today's economy Compare similarities and differences between individual and business ethics Explore the link between ethics, integrity and scruples Discuss the basic attributes of ethics and professional conduct Review the history of the CPA profession and the CPA's requirement to adhere to ethics policies and codes of conduct Review the AICPA's Code of Professional Conduct and a CPA's responsibilities to the public, clients and colleagues Discuss the common rules and statutes faced daily in the CPA profession. Case studies may also be utilized to present potential ethical dilemmas CPAs may face during their careers Review CPA Independence violations by current legal case examples

The CFO Who Went to Prison

Thursday, May 6 11:30am - 1:30pm

Webinar

2.00 Credits

The major topics that will be covered in this class include:The importance of valuesIdentifying successEthical dilemmasMitigation strategiesCreating tools to help make better decisionsPersonal accountability strategies

Whistleblowers and the Law

Thursday, May 6 7:00am - 9:00am

Webinar

2.00 Credits

The major topics that will be covered in this class include:Government incentives to turn professionals into informants.What influences a fraudulent culture in a professional environment?How misleading investigators can lead to federal prison. Influence of pressures and crime.C-Suite influences and leadership

CFO Series: Corporate Ethics: Cases from the Real World

Friday, May 7 9:00am - 11:00am

Webinar

2.00 Credits

The major topics that will be covered in this class include:Discuss five real world ethics cases Sources of ethical guidanceAICPA Code of Professional ConductIMA Statement of Ethical Professional PracticeOther Ethical Standards

Ethics: How to Ensure Zombie Ethics Won't Kill Your Business

Friday, May 7 2:00pm - 4:00pm

Webinar

2.00 Credits

We'll closely examine several myths about ethical leadership that continue to plague businesses like yours. You'll learn why these ideas deserve to be put to rest for good and what should take their place. This will be an ethics webinar unlike any you have ever taken-because it will be both entertaining and rich in content!

Ethics in the Real World: Living Values for Today

Friday, May 7 9:00am - 10:47am

Webinar

2.00 Credits

Four root causes of unethical business behavior Eight steps to create an ethical business environment                 1.  Establish a code of conduct and make it public                 2.  Hire and promote people with a well-grounded sense of  personal ethics                 3.  Interpret your code for ordinary circumstances                 4.  Communicate expectations for employees to act in an ethical manner                 5.  Lead by example                 6.  Teach employees the basic tools of ethical decision making                 7.  Back your code with enforcement                 8.  Factor values into every important organizational activity and  decision The financial manager’s responsibility to lead and implement good ethics in his/her organization

The A.R.T. of Work: Accountability, Respect & Trust at Work

Friday, May 7 7:00am - 9:00am

Webinar

2.00 Credits

The major topics that will be covered in this class include:Ethical Values and PrinciplesClarifying ExpectationsHuman Nature and Responding to MistakesComponents of Workplace Respect and Trust

White-Collar Crime: What is It?

Friday, May 7 12:00pm - 2:00pm

Webinar

2.00 Credits

The major topics that will be covered in this class include:What Constitutes White-Collar CrimeParallel Proceedings: Civil Agencies and the Department of JusticeCorporations: Victims and DefendantsThe Discovery of White-Collar CrimesDeceptions and FraudThe Collateral Consequences

Ethics: What a CPA in Public Practice Needs to Know

Monday, May 10 9:30am - 11:30am

Webinar

2.00 Credits

Ethics for Members in Public Practice: Why Bother?Re-Introducing the AICPA Code of Professional ConductThe Eleven Rules for Members in Public PracticeThe Conceptual Framework: Avoiding the Risk of NoncomplianceCase Discussions: Members in Public Practice

Questions of Willful Blindness

Monday, May 10 7:30am - 9:30am

Webinar

2.00 Credits

The major topics that will be covered in this class include:What is willful blindness?What is wire fraud?What is mail fraud?What is securities fraud?What influences a prison term.

Ethics and Unbilled Taxes - The Auditor's Untold Story

Tuesday, May 11 10:30am - 12:30pm

Webinar

2.00 Credits

Reviewing Financial Statements with ManagementRules Regarding Subordination of JudgementProperly Handling Correction of Errors and Prior Period AdjustmentsAssessing Risks of Material MisstatementsOther Materiality Issues

Ethics in a Crisis World: Tales From the Front

Tuesday, May 11 8:00am - 10:00am

Webinar

2.00 Credits

The major topics that will be covered in this course include:"Tales from the Front" practice issues facing CPAs in these extraordinary times.Review of the AICPA Code of Professional ConductReview of Circular 230Client tax return disclosure rules (Section 6103)Crisis impact on engagement letters, contingent fees, independence, consulting services, attest and non-attest services, billing and collection

Integrity, Objectivity and Judgment: Values in Action

Tuesday, May 11 8:30am - 9:30am

Webinar

1.00 Credits

The major topics covered in this class include:AICPA Code of Conduct: Integrity and ObjectivityCase Study: Mortgage crisis of 2007-2010Case Study: World Com