WEDNESDAY, October 27, 2021

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM


Virtual  - Zoom

Zoom - details will be sent in a separate message after registration is complete


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This virtual book club session is eligible for 1 CPE credit.

Participants must attend meeting from 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM, and answer 3 polling questions to receive credit.


For more information or questions please contact:  

Michelle Weiss
Chapter Administrator
Financial Executives International

Join Us for Session 3 of our Fall Diversity & Inclusion Group Virtual Book Club Series! 

Summary & Learning Objectives
We’ll be reading Section 3, Pages 197-278 of Angela Duckworth’s Book, GRIT, independently and will discuss it together over lunch. Each session contains pre-work, focused discussion areas, learning objectives and polling questions for those interested in earning CPE credit. Learning objectives are as follows:

  • How to grow Grit from the outside In
  • Application of Grit to parenting
  • How Grit impacts the playing fields and our culture

Additional discussion items will be shared with registered attendees ahead of the sessions. Please join us for all or some of the sessions as your calendar allows. You do not need to attend all four sessions to participate.  All four virtual book club sessions will be led by Diversity & Inclusion Group Chair, Jill Bean (below):     


The final fall virtual book club session details are as follows:


Time Read

Friday, 11/12/21

12:00 – 1:00 PM

Section 4: Pages 279-296


Financial Executives International (FEI) 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:

October 27, 2021 Diversity & Inclusion Group Book Club Session 1: Instructional Method: Virtual Experience Level: Basic Prerequisites / Advance Preparation: None Field of Study: Personal Development; Recommended CPE Credits: 1 Credit.

For FEI CPE credits, one credit hour equals 50 minutes according to NASBA guidelines. Some state boards may differ on how many minutes constitute a credit hour. Contact your state board for more information. For more information regarding administrative policies such as complaint and refund, please contact Michelle Weiss, Chapter Administrator: