The Fork in The Road: What Impacts Ethics Decisions

Dennis Gatlin, CRC®

Course Description:

Ethical missteps in today’s light-speed social media environment can have far-reaching personal and professional consequences for retirement industry professionals. This session takes an in-depth look into ethics concepts, what influences our ethics decisions and ethics problem-solving processes to help navigate the perilous ethics waters. Additional emphasis will be placed on the importance of values and biases. Lastly, the session will take a look at existing research on generational ethics differences.


In this course you will:

  • Learn why ethics and ethics codes are important and should be studied
  • Learn where to find ethics statements
  • Review the CRC® Ethics Code to find its underlying values
  • Learn about ethical dilemmas and what drives them
  • Review ethics problem solving processes
  • Learn about research on generational ethics differences