CPE Course The Rittenhouse Rankings: Cut through Financial Reporting's FOG
October 16, 2017
11:00AM — 12:41PM
Curriculum Accounting & Audit
Field of Interest
CFOs, those who aspire to be CFOs and internal and external auditors
2.00 creditsView Cart
*Provide background and foundation for participants regarding the importance of candor as a predictor of future business success.
*Introduce Rittenhouse Rankings as a way to measure executive candor.
*Gain an understanding that candor can be quantified and executive’s words do matter!
*Candor: What it is, why it is significant and the importance of the “tone at the top” to create an ethical work environment.
*Risk: How to define risk and why a profound understanding of risk is important to long-term business success.
*Culture Gone Awry – Mistakes and Mishaps: How the wrong corporate culture can prevent employees from understanding their organization’s business model and distorts the difference between right and wrong using two cases as examples?the Veterans Administration scandal and the ignition key fiasco at General Motors.
*Quantifying Candor: Discussion of the Rittenhouse Rankings methodology as a way to measure executive candor and how candor correlates with market performance, revealing leadership integrity, alignment with corporate culture and investor confidence. Measuring corporate candor is a way to predict future market performance and excessive risk taking.
Experience reading or composing management’s discussion of operations