In this one hour PDH (Professional Development Hour) you will be exposed to several examples to illustrate conflicts of interest in the field of engineering. These examples include when and how to disclose a conflict of interest to protect your reputation and your license. You will learn how to ethically do business with a government agency and what to expect if you run for a political office. Other examples include preparing pro-bono work, the use of the PE/PS designation after retirement, the significance of preparing a credible resume, and the importance of effectively honoring contracts.
Bernadette T. Vadurro is a leading authority and international speaker who works with professionals to increase their influential power, communication, innovation, and sales. Her programs are fully customized to meet the needs of her clients. Bernadette is the President of Speakers Live, Inc. a professional speaking and training organization. She has presented to Fortune 500 Companies, government agencies, financial institutions, and associations both nationally and internationally. Besides her CSP designation from the National Speakers Association, she is an ATM-B Toastmaster and she holds certifications in Health Care Compliance from the Harvard School of Public Health and is certified in Business Ethics by the University of NM. She is a magna cum laude graduate with a degree in Business Management. Vadurro has been featured on a variety of television and radio programs and has been quoted in newspapers and magazines worldwide. She is the author of Influence Speaking to Win, along with other business books.