Life at Deloitte

International Women’s Day 2017


For International Women's Day 2017, the call to action is #BeBoldForChange - to call on the masses or call on yourself to help forge a better working world - a more inclusive, gender equal world. Each one of us can be a leader within our own spheres of influence. We asked several of our people to give us their take on working towards life goals and what being bold means to them.

Join our celebration by tweeting, posting, or otherwise sharing what gender equality means to you using the hashtags #BeBoldForChange #IWD2017.

Josianne Psaila, International Tax Manager at Deloitte Malta

“Difficult experiences make you stronger to handle difficult situations that you may happen to face in the future.”

Ilaria Gauci, Project Leader at Deloitte Digital Malta

I am always open to new challenges and knowing that colleagues believe in me and show trust in me has encouraged me to go on.

Carmen Attard Farrugia, International Tax Assistant Manager at Deloitte Malta

I think when you strongly believe in something, you have to go for it. Obstacles may crop up, but determination and commitment will get you there.

Erika Cassar, Indirect Tax Manager at Deloitte Malta

Life is full of hardships and fears that need to be beaten.

May Heng, Technical Senior Manager at Deloitte Malta

I hope to inspire my two young daughters that their gender should not be a deterrent in pursuing their dreams.

Caroline Cassar Reynaud, Principal, Head of Talent & Communications at Deloitte Malta

I believe the lesson is that our job is never done. We keep learning and we keep becoming better – you are in charge of your destination.

Julia Demarco, Audit FSI Manager at Deloitte Malta

The main lesson is that in life you will always face obstacles. It’s the way that you deal with them that will make all the difference.

Alicia Maria Borg, Audit FSI Manager at Deloitte Malta

Never give up on your dreams. As they say: “If you can’t stop thinking about it, don’t stop working for it.

International Women’s Day (IWD) is a day dedicated by the UN to celebrate women; IWD has been celebrated on March 8 in the US since 1909 and Internationally since 1911. Globally, we have come a long way since the early 1900s, but there is still more to do.
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