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Don’t be the next news story. Increasing Your Ethics IQ


Most people when asked would say they are an ethical person.  So why is it that every month there are reports of ethical breaches at major companies?  The concept of ethics is easy to understand, easy to talk about, but incredibly hard to implement on a consistent basis.  In this course, we will discuss six ethical principles: respect for others, integrity, do no harm, making the world better, fairness, and appearance.  This course is for you if you want to discuss the nuances of ethics, debate real-life examples, and identify steps to promote a solid ethical culture in your organization.


  • Analyze current ethical news stories
  • Discuss how ethical issues can start
  • Analyze possible choices when placed in the middle of an ethical dilemma
  • Debate how an ethical lapse could be prevented or caught before becoming a news story


  • Analyze current ethical violations in the news
  • Describe how an ethical lapse can occur in an ethical organization
  • Define the steps to maintain an ethical culture

Designed For:

CPAs and staff who want to understand how ethical lapses occur and learn how to maintain ethical

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