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Business Ethics: Cases from the Real World

Total Credits: 4 including 4 Behavioral Ethics - Non-technical

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ACPEN Industry Institute |  Ethics
Don Minges, MBA
Course Levels:
4 Hours
Product Setting: Expires 30 day(s) after program date.

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Being consistently ethical is a challenge. Most of us have had to make tough choices.  This session will discuss real world cases involving thorny ethical dilemmas and how to resolve them.

Being ethical is not the same as complying with the law and ethical issues are not always black and white. This session will review different professional ethical standards.  What does integrity mean in the office? If you want to learn lessons from the best in a short time, this session is for you.  Participate in engaging dialogue about how to prepare for the inevitable ethical situations.  These lessons are valuable for every business leader.

Basic Course Information

Learning Objectives
  • To understand real world ethical dilemma participant may encounter

Major Subjects
  • Why are ethics so complicated?
  • What trade-offs must we make to solve ethical predicaments? 
  • What can we do?
  • Should you speak up or be quiet?
  • What do I do when I find myself in an ethical predicament?
  • What are fundamental ethical principles for a businessperson?
  • Is ethics situational?
  • What is the Fraud Triangle?
  • How do we resolve ethical issues?

Course Materials


Don Minges, MBA's Profile

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Don Minges, MBA, is a fractional CFO who works in diverse industries at various development stages.  His expertise is in profitability enhancement, strategic planning, venture capital, mergers & acquisitions, consulting, turnarounds, economic forecasting, cost accounting and financial analysis.  Don has experience raising equity for several growing firms and has invested equity capital into promising businesses.  He has served on the Board of Directors for many firms.  He graduated with highest honors from the Fuqua School of Business at Duke.


Mon, Jul 22, 2024 - 12:00pm to 03:51pm EDT
Wed, Aug 07, 2024 - 02:00pm to 05:51pm EDT
Fri, Aug 16, 2024 - 04:00pm to 07:51pm EDT
Thu, Sep 05, 2024 - 10:00am to 01:51pm EDT
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Fri, Dec 06, 2024 - 04:00pm to 07:51pm EST
Sat, Dec 07, 2024 - 11:00am to 02:51pm EST
Tue, Dec 10, 2024 - 07:00pm to 10:51pm EST
Wed, Dec 11, 2024 - 10:00am to 01:51pm EST
Fri, Dec 20, 2024 - 12:00pm to 03:51pm EST

Additional Info

Basic Course Information

Prerequisites Some corporate ethics background is helpful
Advanced Preparation Corporate financial managers, business owners, entrepreneurs and professionals who advise them, including CFOs, Controllers, Corporate Financial Managers, Directors, CPAs, and Managers
Designed For CEOs, CFOs, Controllers, business owners, Board members, corporate financial managers, and professionals who advise them
Original Recording Date 04/05/2022
Yellow Book No
Course Developer The Knowledge Institute
Date Added to Catalog 11/25/2021

Additional Information

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Official Registry Statement

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Instructional Delivery Method

Group Internet Based

Course Registration Requirements

Online Registration

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Overall:      4.7

Total Reviews: 301


Janet B

"very interesting and informative. liked the use of case studies to really think about the ethics of the situations"

Arlo P - Wrenshall, Minnesota

"Great 4 hour course!"

Helen V

"Excellent content! "

Kelly M

"Great course!"

Thomas K - Hudson, Wisconsin

"Great course"

Renato Z

"Very interesting presentation with great real life examples."

Renae B - Frankfort, Kentucky

"Good material!"

James B

"Enjoyed the back and forth format of the the seminar."

Margaret S - Shoreview, Minnesota

"Excellent presentation"

Julie A

"The cases provided good discussion. I specifically liked the idea of presenting the crucial conversation book and presenting the role of the Controller as protecting the organization, rather than just the annoying rule follower. "