June 6, 2023

Webcast Replay

4 Total CPE Credits


A Culture of Regulatory Ethics – Making Ethics a Competitive Advantage

  • Instructor


Learning Objectives

• Describe the relationship between financial success and ethics

• Identify the characteristics that make the CPA credential unique
compared to other financial designations

• Compare and contrast the AICPA Code of Professional Conduct to
the ethics codes of other financial professionals

• State the steps in the AICPA Code of Professional Conduct
Conceptual Framework Approach

• Describe the key issues currently being addressed by the AICPA
Professional Ethics Executive Committee

• State the key factors that influence employee behavior according
to research

• Identify the key factors of ethical communication that increase

• Describe how the concept of ethical communication can be applied
within the context of a difficult conversation

Major Topics

• Does it pay for a company to have strong ethics?

• Can you measure the financial impact of ethics?

• Does ethics make a difference in financial performance?

• Can ethics be used as a competitive advantage?

• What sets the CPA designation apart?

• AICPA Code of Professional Conduct & the Conceptual Framework

• Ethics as a marketing tool

• Personalizing your Code of Ethics

• Four building blocks of ethical culture

• What influences employee behavior?

• Ethical research

• Building trust in organizations

• Maintaining objectivity in difficult situations

CPE Credits Available

Total CPE
Behavioral Ethics

Things to Know About This Course

Course Level

  • Basic

Professional Area of Focus

  • Ethics


Knowledge of common business practices and general business ethics

Advanced Preparation


Intended Audience

Any CPA who faces ethical dilemmas in their day-to-day experiences



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