Success podcast series: Ethics and governance

Ethics is at the core of every CPA’s professional reputation. In this special six-part podcast series, you will explore a wide range of ethical and governance issues impacting CPAs across sectors.

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Throughout your career, you will need to navigate different ethical situations.

This special podcast series is designed to complement and support real-life experience about the common ethical challenges encountered by CPAs. Listen to CPAs and other business professionals discuss ethics and governance, including what challenges CPAs face being on boards of organizations.

This six-part podcast series features separate podcasts that are available on demand. After listening to all six podcasts in the series, you will have the opportunity to complete a quiz based on the material to earn two CPD hours. This podcast series is also eligible for 1 CPD hour related to ethics.

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Member $99, Non Member $120

2 CPD hour(s)
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Session Descriptions

Podcast #1: Building Fraud Awareness, Detection and Prevention
Learn how to define what fraud is and detect signs of fraud in your organization.

Podcast #2: Whistleblower Policies
Discover the importance of effective whistleblower policies and how boards can help implement and optimize those policies.

Podcast #3: Becoming a Director – Where to Start?
Learn what type of experience – and how much – is required to work on the board of directors for an organization.

Podcast #4: Directorship – What You Need to Know
Hear about the risks associated with corporate directorship and what you need to know before joining a board.

Podcast #5: Recruiting for corporate board positions
Understand the skills recruiters look for when choosing board members, including debunked myths about hiring for boards.

Podcast #6: Does It Pay to Be Ethical?
Are ethics good for an organization’s bottom line? Explore some of the ethical challenges that all professional accountants face in their career.

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This material is provided for educational purposes only. Although it has been carefully prepared and reviewed, the presenters and Chartered Professional Accountants of Canada (CPA Canada) cannot accept legal responsibility for its contents or for any consequences arising from its use. The materials are meant to provoke and facilitate thought and reflection. The guidance provided to participants in response to these items is not to be interpreted as conclusive judgment on any specific situation and should not be directly applied to other situations.

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