Ethics  |  Format: Flash

Your Ethics Program: How to Make It Work

Course Overview
It almost goes without saying that organizations, and their financial executives, do want to act ethically. Yet, why do so many corporate ethics programs fail to have an impact on worker conduct? Here, Mary Jo Green and Susan Koski-Grafer, who serve on the board of advisors of H.S. Grace & Company, explain why your success at building and maintaining ethical behavior requires much more than simply talking about integrity or issuing guidelines for moral conduct.

Learning Objectives
Upon successful completion of this segment, you should be able to:

  • Recognize the best practices for an organization's ethics code;
  • Distinguish between the rewards for good behavior and the punishment for bad behavior;
  • Determine how to set the "tone at the top";
  • Identify how and why to encourage whistleblowers to speak up.

    Catalog Number: 99SPK34
    CPE Credits: 1 Registry / 1 QAS
    Author: FMN Online
    Advanced Preparation:
    Work experience in a corporate staff environment, or an introductory course in ethics
    Course Level: Update
    Field of Study: Regulatory Ethics
    Content Partner: SmartPros Ltd.
    QAS: QAS Certified based on 50 minute hours.
    Course Type: Self-Study
    Minimum Passing Grade: 70%
    Soft/Hardware Reqs.:  Adobe Acrobat® Reader for the .pdf files
     Adobe® Flash® Player 9 or higher
     56k or Greater Internet Connection
     Modern DHTML Compatible Browser
     Ram: 256 MB minimum
     Sound card with speakers/headphones
     Windows or Mac OS
    Release/Expiration Dates: Sep 05, 2018 / Sep 05, 2020