e-Learning

This page features a list of upcoming webcasts available to NABA members through our BLI partnership, as well as other online events available from other partners, organizations and stakeholders.

See our event calendar for a complete schedule of upcoming webinars.

Upcoming Webcasts

 
Ethics for the Industry Accountant
04/25/2017, 10:00 am to 2:00 pm ET ($110, Four CPE Hours)

While ethics training is required by many states, the true value of the CPA license is in understanding how critically important ethical behavior is to one another, our customers, our firms, and the public. This course will explore the basic tenets of ethical behavior and use case studies to explore ethical dilemmas in various companies and organizations with a focus on dilemmas that may face CPAs in industry.

Using Personal Learning Networks to Learn New Skills
04/28/2017, 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm ET ($35, One CPE Hour)

Your most important skill: Learning new skills. The only way to outrun the pace of change is to outlearn it. Doing that means connecting yourself to the people and resources who will add value to your life. The difference between treading water and taking control lies in your ability to build a top-notch “personal learning network.” Bill Sheridan will walk you through the nuts and bolts of building one.

Conflict and Communication - You vs. Me vs. Them
05/04/2017, 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm ET ($75, Two CPE Hours)

There are many kinds of “problem employees” in the organizational jungle. Even the most seasoned professionals find it difficult to deal with someone who employs a hard-edged, aggressive, “take-no-prisoners” communication style, or is “passive aggressive”, or is some other type that harms the culture. In this interactive session, participants will learn a systematic approach on how to deal with these “controlling” types without becoming one. By using a systematic approach to identifying and disarming the difficult person, participants will be able to eliminate the roadblocks and build a high performing culture. This course is presented through lecture, group discussion, and interactive exercise.

Get Out of the Casket and Up to the Podium
05/17/2017, 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm ET ($75, Two CPE Hours)

Jerry Seinfeld once said that at a funeral, most people would rather be in the casket than giving the eulogy. Americas greatest anxiety, public speaking, is a necessity in today's business world. Those who can speak in front of crowds and have effective presentational skills tend to move up the corporate ladder more swiftly. The ability to stand in front of an audience, project confidence and knowledge, all the while making a connection and capturing your audience's imagination is very powerful and persuasive.In this course, participants will learn how to overcome their fear of public speaking and be well prepared to present information in a concise and logical manner.

Leadership Improv - Why "Fake It Until You Make It" Works
05/23/2017, 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm ET ($75, Two CPE Hours)

One of the key differences between leadership and management is the creativity that true leaders bring to their jobs. Do you think outside the box* You can learn how – and how to introduce this creativity to your team. This course uses the lessons and spontaneous creativity of improv acting to improve your leadership and business development skills. This course is also available in a 4-hour format.

Ethics: It's Not Just What You Do, But How You Do It!
05/30/2017, 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm ET ($110, Four CPE Hours)

In today’s hyper-connected and increasingly transparent world, the reputation you worked so hard to build can be destroyed in an internet minute. Mere compliance with regulations is no longer enough. Companies need to move beyond thinking about what they can’t do to a new paradigm of what they should do. The world has changed and it is time for corporate governance to change too. It is time to move beyond the “command and control” style of leadership and into values based governance using collaboration and inspiration. In this seminar, learn how to lead your company into a values based operation that not only promotes ethical behavior but inspires excellence at the same time.


 
 

Archived Webinars


"It's Them, Not Me" -- Understanding How Great Employees Can Make Unethical Decisions
Presented:  March 22, 2017

(This presentation was recorded and will be available in a few weeks for members-only to view on-demand)

Business Learning Institute (BLI) is our strategic learning partner, offering members webcasts, webinars and on-demand courses at a discounted price.

Strategic learning to fit your schedule. Our partnership with the Business Learning Institute (BLI) brings premier learning and CPE content right to your fingertips.  

In additional to webcasts, members have access to the full library of BLI on-demand programs across a number of learning categories, such as:
  • Communications/Leadership
  • Adding Value
  • Business Strategy
  • Leadership Strategy
  • Performance Management
  • Powerful Communications

Here are just a few courses available online, on-demand, any time:

Employee Motivation and Engagement: Driving Results without Driving Your Team Crazy
Credits:  3
Estimated Length: 3 hours


MBAexpress – Insightful Financial Analysis
Credits:  1
Estimated Length: 1 hour


MBAexpress – Performance Management
Credits:  1
Estimated Length: 1 hour