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Ethics, integrity & professionalism

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Professional Ethics: The American Institute of Certified Public Accountants' Comprehensive Course

Covers the basic tenets of ethical and professional conduct and the principles of ethics.

Course – Online,   Course – Textbook Ethics, integrity & professionalism

Professional Ethics: 2020 Update and Refresher

A refresher on important ethics requirements to ensure your services are performed with integrity and objectivity, and, where required, independence.

Course – Online Ethics, integrity & professionalism

Professional Ethics for Members in Business

An overview of the ethics standards that apply under the AICPA Code of Professional Conduct to CPAs in business and industry.

Course – Online Ethics, integrity & professionalism

Leadership and the Tone at the Top

Created by the Business Learning Institute (BLI), this one-hour CPE course will examine and walk-through key elements of leadership and how the CPA or financial...

Course – Online Influence Intermediate

7 ethics questions finance professionals should ask prospective employers

This article lists the 7 key questions a candidate should ask when doing due diligence on a prospective employer.

Article Ethics, integrity & professionalism

Ethical due diligence in hiring and assessing professional accountants

This report, produced in partnership with the Institute of Business Ethics, will provide a starting point for any organization seeking to establish an ethical culture.

Report Ethics, integrity & professionalism

MBAexpress: Good Governance

This course will review the composition and responsibilities of those charged with governance. Discuss risk factors and liabilities related to governance and the...

Course – Online Ethics, integrity & professionalism

The accountant’s role in human rights due diligence

This article summarizes key points of the May 2016 CGMA briefing on the topic and provides additional insights.

Article Ethics, integrity & professionalism

How to ensure the effectiveness of risk safeguards

This article discusses management accountant's role in safeguarding against reputational risk and provides relevant case studies.

Article Ethics, integrity & professionalism

Risks and safeguards

This article presents case studies demonstrating how three companies are becoming more aware and transparent about how ethical issues impact their bottom line..

Article Ethics, integrity & professionalism

Business and human rights: evolution and acceptance

This guide, written in partnership with the Global Compact Network UK, sets out the context for the importance of human rights issues to business and also identifies...

Report Ethics, integrity & professionalism

5 principles of high-quality ethics and compliance programmes

This article shares five principles of high-quality ethics and compliance programmes.

Article Ethics, integrity & professionalism