Webinar Details

Ethical Leadership for Accountants

by Herb Rubenstein from Encoursa


Course Description

In this webinar, lawyer and author, Herb Rubenstein, will discuss a call-to-action for accountants to embrace the great responsibility we have within our organizations to promote ethical behavior and create processes and controls to deliver organizational accountability. Herb will cover leadership theories, regulatory trends, and examples of the risks that unethical behavior poses to organizations of all types.

Learning Objectives
  • Identify ways that ethics forms the foundation of sustainable leadership
  • Recognize why it is important to hold people accountable for ethical behavior
  • Identify regulatory bodies and committees designed to define, promote and enforce compliance with ethical standards
  • Learn examples of unethical behavior and the consequences faced by various organizations
  • Identify tools, such as a code of ethics, to apply within your organization and how to advise clients/stakeholders to do the same
  • None required.
Who Should Attend

CPAs and accountants who are interested in the intersection of the fields of ethics and leadership.

Advanced Preparation

None required.

Presenter Details
Herb Rubenstein

Herb Rubenstein is a Phi Beta Kappa graduate of Washington and Lee. He was a Rotary Ambassadorial Scholar to the University of Bristol where he received a diploma in the social sciences. He received his Master of Public Affairs from the Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs of the University of Texas at Austin. He has his law degree from Georgetown University. His books in Entrepreneurism and Leadership have been published by major publishers and he has over 100 articles on Ethics, Leadership, Boards of Directors, Change Management, Scenario Planning, and related management disciplines. He teaches the Strategic Management capstone course for the Master of Science in Energy Management for the Graduate School of the University of Colo... Read more

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Date & Time
Thursday, August 29, 2019

2:00 PM EDT
(see additional timezones)

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Additional Information
Cost: $36.00
Credits: 2.00 hours
Subject area: Regulatory Ethics
Course level: Basic
Delivery method: Group Internet Based
Handouts: Yes
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