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Beyond the Code: Ethics in the Real World

12:00 am–11:59 pm ET

# of CPE Credits

2

Description

This innovative and interactive presentation taps the fields of neuroscience, psychology, and even biology to understand the point where science, emotion, and critical thinking interact. Instead of critiquing how our minds are supposed to work, we will delve inside the fascinating world of how our minds actually work when we face difficult dilemmas with competing goals. The audience will experience startling, interactive experiments that reveal how we miss the obvious and how our minds conjure up false perceptions out of thin air. We will review why outdated ethical models centered around rule-based codes have failed and what research indicates does improve individual and organizational ethical reasoning.

Objective

Attendees will learn * mindset characteristics that support ethical reasoning * the effects of need for certainty on ethics. * how accurate we are in our judgments of other people *biases that affect those judgments and details of behavioral profiling processes * characteristics of psychopathy related to ethical judgment * empathy * what research tells us about the stability of moral judgments

Highlights

* Why model codes of ethics fail * The science behind organizations “Ethical DNA” * Understanding the psychology behind “Tone at the Top” * The interaction between critical thinking and ethics * Breaking myths about motivation related to decision making * Ethical decision making under pressure * Are ethics and morals “fixed” or can we learn to improve

Who Should Attend

Analysts, auditors, governance, and compliance professionals, and those working in the IT, HR, legal, and medical professions as well as executives, policymakers, and other decision-makers interested in having a deeper understanding of ethical reasoning

Required Knowledge

None

Advanced Prep

None

Event Speaker(s)

Toby Groves ( Toby Groves, Ph.D., Cincinnati, OH ),

Additional Event Information

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Also Available As

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Friday, October 23, 2020 (12:00 pm–1:40 pm ET)
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Wednesday, December 16, 2020 (2:00 pm–3:40 pm ET)
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Thursday, February 18, 2021 (10:00 am–11:40 am ET)
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Event Vendor:Groves Research & Consulting
Field of Study:Behavioral Ethics
Level: Basic

Event Type:On Demand
NASBA Instructional Method:Self Study
Event Code:OD005120

Registration Fees

Registration FeeEarly BirdRegular
NCACPA MemberN/A$80.00
Non-MemberN/A$105.00
Other CPA State Society MemberN/A$80.00
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