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20WA-0076: Ethics in Action: Protect and Defend (Webinar)

If you have questions about this event, please call us at 952-831-2707.

Date Tuesday, April 7, 2020
Time 8:00am - 11:40am
Central Time
Location Online
CPE credits CPE 4.0
Field(s)
of study
Behavioral Ethics - Non-Technical (4.0)
Specialty
credits
4.0 Ethics
Instructor Diane White, MBA, CPA, CMA
Executive Education, Inc.
Fees
Standard Member Fee $129.00
Standard Nonmember Fee $129.00

Description

In the 1976 Academy Award-winning best picture, "Network", Peter Finch played a news anchor who was so upset with world events that he delivers a TV speech with the famous line "I'm mad as hell and I'm not going to take it anymore."More than four decades later, when we learn of foolish business decisions leading to a crisis, we probably feel the same way.Today we see case after case of short-term profits emphasized over long-term sustainability. This session explains how financial professionals can help protect and defend our organizations and clients from self-inflicted disasters.

Who should take this program?

All financial professionals

Major subjects

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

Learning objective(s)

  • Learn how financial professionals can protect and defend our organizations and clients from self-inflicted disasters

Notes:

Course code Code 20WA-0076
Sponsor Business Professionals' Network, Inc.
NASBA ID#: 107810
Level Intermediate
Format Group Internet Based
Prerequisites Prereq. Some management experience helpful
Advance
prep
None

If you have questions about this event, please call us at 952-831-2707.