How to create an effective ethical culture? Women in Compliance breakfast briefing

4th April 2018By Ruth SEffective Ethical Culture, Ethical Business Practice, Speaking & Events

  Join guest speakers Imogen Haddon, Chief Compliance Officer, News Corp UK, and Ruth Steinholtz, Business Ethics Advisory, AretéWork LLP, to learn how you can create an effective ethical culture. Whether you have a corporate scandal to use as a burning platform – or you are seeking ways to create and sustain culture change once … Read More

Three things I learned at the 6th Annual #SCCEecei

4th April 2018By Ruth SEffective Ethical Culture, Leadership, Speaking & Events, Thoughts

Reflections from the 6th Annual European Compliance & Ethics Institute – aka #SCCEecei – where I also delivered a session on #EthicalBusinessRegulation and Culture Change. I have always been fascinated by the forces within organisations that come together to create outcomes – especially catastrophic outcomes. I had a parallel career in crisis management, which gave me the opportunity to … Read More

Ethical Business Practice and Regulation Conference @ Wolfson College, Oxford

22nd March 2018By Ruth SEthical Business Practice, Ethical Business Regulation, Speaking & Events

Ethical Business Practice and Regulation are new concepts that are transforming regulatory performance and business success. This conference, held at Wolfson College, will explain the concepts and share the findings from a series of examples and ongoing pilot studies across a range of contrasting sectors. ​Speakers will include Professor Christopher Hodges, Ruth Steinholtz, and senior officials from Government, OECD, and … Read More

SCCE’s European Compliance & Ethics Institute

22nd March 2018By Ruth SSpeaking & Events

How Ethics Ambassadors Can Support the Evolution of Your Company Culture Towards its Highest Ethical Expression. Culture Change Takes Time and Patience: Practical Insights on the Use of Ethics Ambassadors to Catalyse and Support That Change Register here – and be sure to follow @SCCE.

Making a difference

8th March 2018By Ruth SEthics Ambassadors, Thoughts, Values

Although one’s values change over time, I think I can reasonably say that one value that has stuck with me throughout my life is my belief in the importance of making a difference. The earliest illustration of this occurred in my last year of high school when I was personally responsible for my high school … Read More

AretéWork website is now live.

27th November 2017By Ruth SThoughts

It has been a long time coming! It is fair to say that it has taken quite a long time to develop and launch this website.  First, it took almost a year to find a name for my business.  One evening, listening with one ear to a BBC TV programme on philosophy, something about the … Read More