Webinar Details

Ethics Hacks: How to Use Psychology to Make Ethical Behavior Easy and Painless

by Greg Kyte from Comedy CPE

$15.00

Course Description

In this webinar, Greg Kyte, CPA and comedian, will show how various findings in the fields of behavioral economic and behavioral psychology can be used to increase ethical behavior in the accounting profession. Attendees will learn about behavioral anchoring, the impact of social dynamics on ethical behavior, and how the ego affects the rationalization of unethical behavior.

State Boards that accept NASBA Sponsored Ethics CPE: 
AL, AK, AZ, AR, CA, CO, DC, HI, ID, IL, IN, IA, KS, KY, ME, MD, MA, MI, MN, MO, MT, NE, NV, NH, NM, NC, ND, OK, OR, PA, RI, SC, UT, VT, WV

Additional States that approved Encoursa Ethics CPE: 
OH, MS

Learning Objectives
  • Differentiate between aggressive and incremental dishonesty and the cumulative effects of each.
  • Identify subtle yet common ways companies communicate tolerance toward unethical behavior.
  • Understand that no one is immune to unethical behavior and that accountants are expected to behave perfectly ethically.
  • Recognize the extent to which unethical behavior is contagious.
  • Learn techniques to reduce rationalization of unethical behavior.
Prerequisites
  • None
Who Should Attend

CPAs and other financial professionals interested in behavioral ethics as it relates to the accounting profession.

Advanced Preparation

None. 

Presenter Details
Greg Kyte

Greg is the co-host of the ThriveCast, a monthly podcast on running your firm like an actual business. He is a regular blogger for the THRIVEal CPA Network, and his cartoons are being run on GoingConcern.com. He is a fellow of the VeraSage Institute, and Accounting Today included him in its 2013 and 2014 lists of the Top 100 Most Influential People in the Accounting Profession.

Greg is also a stand up comedian. He has shared the stage with Pete Holmes, Kyle Kinane, Chris Kattan, Rob Schneider, and Weird Al Yankovic and has been featured in comedy festivals in New York, Atlanta and Salt Lake City.

  • greg@gregkyte.com
  • (801) 722 - 4662
NASBA Approved
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Date & Time
Wednesday, December 12, 2018

2:00 PM EST
(see additional timezones)

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Additional Information
Cost: $15.00
Credits: 2.00 hours
Subject area: Behavioral Ethics
Course level: Basic
Delivery method: Group Internet Based
Handouts: Yes
CPE
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