Leadership and Ethics

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Time 10:00am
Location University of Illinois Springfield Campus
Great Room at Lincoln Residence Hall

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Delivery Method In Person
Field of Study Behavioral Ethics
NASBA CPE Earn 4.00 CPE Hours
Contact Gloria Osborn, Chapter President
(309) 345-3677

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Event Description

This program will be held in the Great Room at Lincoln Residence Hall at University of Illinois Springfield

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Description In this session participants will explore the ethical dimensions of leadership in public service.  Participants will examine the values and principles important to sustained ethical leadership as well as strategies to build strong workplace and organizational climates and cultures that support ethical practices.  Through discussion and case studies, participants will explore practical ethical reasoning skills and strategies for dealing with frequently encountered issues, as well as approaches for anticipating and decreasing the presence of ethic s conflicts.

Learning objectivesParticipants completing this seminar should
  • Identify and describe the qualities, characteristics, behavior, knowledge and skills of an ethical leader
  • Understand the relationship between ethical leadership and an ethical organization
  • Explore the importance of reflective practice in the development of ethical leadership qualities and characteristics
  • Describe the public manager's role in sustaining ethical behavior in the public sector organization
  • Develop a code of ethics for management and for public organizations

Intended Audience: This program is designed for supervisors, manager and directors in public sector organizations. 

Delivery method: Group Live
Program Level: Overview
Prerequisites: No prerequisites required 
Advanced Preparation: 
No advanced preparation required
Earn about 4.0 CPE credit
About the Program: This Leadership and Ethics program is provide the the Certified Public Manager Program of Illinois (CPMPI) at the University of Illinois at Springfield.  The CPMPI is a nationally recognized professional development certification program designed specifically for public sector manager.  This unique training program provides cost effective, practical, job related instruction that can be used immediately to deal with real work and organizational challenges.  Participants need not be enrolled in the CPMPI program to participate. Learn more about the program at http://cspl.uis.edu/illaps/CPMPI/

Presented by the Downstate chapter

Registration & Cancellation Policy

• Registrations are accepted on a first-in, first registered basis,
• Payment should be mailed in advance or made at the door,
• IGFOA reserves the right to apply non-member fee to any individual that has not paid dues for the current year.
• If you are unable to attend, please contact IGFOA at 630-942-6587 or info@igfoa.org as soon as possible,
• A $20 cancellation fee will be charged for cancellations up to October 10, 2014. Cancellations after October 10, 2014 and no-shows are responsible for the full tuition. Registrants that cancel or fail to attend without paying the required fee will be invoiced and collection pursued in accord with the Executive Board policy on accounts receivable,
• IGFOA reserves the right to modify the agenda and/or speakers, cancel the training due to low enrollment, or to close registration if full, and
• Should IGFOA cancel an event, cancellation notice will be sent to the email address provided by each registrant and prominently posted at the IGFOA website page announcing the event.

If you have any questions regarding this seminar, cancellations, complaints, or refunds, please contact the IGFOA at 630-942-6587 or info@igfoa.org.

Approved by the National Registry of CPE Sponsors

CPE SponsorsCPE Registry Illinois Government Finance Officers Association (IGFOA) is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State Boards of Accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: www.nasbaregistry.org.

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