Virtual Seminars

Ethics Essentials in the Municipal Sector

A 2-part ethics webinar series that provides a comprehensive review and understanding of ethics in the municipal world!

Presented by: Tim Duhamel, President of Bloom Centre of Municipal Education.

November 29 & 30, 2021
10:00 AM – 12:00 PM MDT
Special Reduced Rate for CAGFO Members!
Two-Part Series – $100 for members ($150 discount!)

4 Verifiable PD Credits (Meets Mandatory CPA Requirement)

✓ The definition and basic understanding of ethics. What is the meaning of ethics and how does it affect our everyday work and behaviors? Learn the role of ethics in the municipal workplace.

✓ Seeing the big picture. Understanding ethics at the highest level related to municipal government.

✓ Environmental forces and stakeholders. Learn about key environmental influencers and stakeholders, and how they interact and influence ethical decision making for municipalities.

✓ Good municipal business means good ethics. Learn how to link municipal business activity to ethical practices.

✓Levels of ethical reasoning and moral decision making. Learn how ethics play a role in municipal leadership – how we reason and make decisions. Learn how to lead by example and create a workplace culture that fosters ethical behavior.

✓ Ethical dilemmas and problem solving. Case studies of ethical dilemmas in municipal government will be reviewed. Examples of ethical problem solving will be covered.

✓ Accounting and finance professionals and managers as stakeholders. Thoughts and musings on municipal finance and ethics.

✓ Ethics and your team. Foster an environment of ethical behavior developing a culture of positive behaviors.

Excel 1: Core Data: Fundamental Skills to Analyze Data

(capacity: 30 people)

Presented by: The MARQUEE Group

January 18 & 19, 2022
11:00 AM – 3:00 PM ET
CPD hours: 8

Cost:      $390 plus tax Members     $470 plus tax Non-members

Summary:

This hands-on course is an intensive program that will transform participants into Excel “Power Users”. The course is focused on the pertinent Excel tools that are required in a business environment to efficiently analyze and manipulate data and to create compelling financial analyses.

Participants will also learn numerous other tips, tricks and keyboard shortcuts to increase efficiency.

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