MY REVIEW OF LUVVIE AJAYI'S 'I'M JUDGING YOU
So after laughing for a few weeks straight after side-eyeing the last words in Luvvie Ajayi’s “I’m Judging You”, I’ve finally gotten to write my review. And it could basically be summarized in three words/phrases: side eyes, laughs, and a masterpiece. Literally, this was one of the very few times that I sat/laid/rolled in front of a book, laughing my […]

Side Eyes, Laughs and A Masterpiece: My Review of "I'm Judging You" by Luvvie Ajayi



Lady Project Summit 2017 Recap
“You don’t have to have it all figured out before you dive in” – Lisa Jakub And so started this’ year’s Lady Project summit, which I had the pleasure of attending for the first time this past week-end in Providence, RI. And all I can say is ah-mazing! From the emotional opening keynote by writer Lisa Jakub, to Governor Gina Raymondo’s […]

The Lady Project Summit 2017 Recap


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Welcome to this new episode of The Working Girls podcast! In this show, we’re all about Spring Cleaning! We ‘re officially into Spring, and with Spring, comes Spring Cleaning…Which is why in this show, I’m discussing cleaning and purging those dusty, cobweb-filled corners of our lives and careers, from our day-to-day to our resumes and LinkedIn profiles: What you’ll learn/listen to/enjoy […]

WGC005: It’s Spring Cleaning Time!



Welcome to our weekend chat feature! Got something you want to chat about? Post it in the comments below… How ’bout them floral purses for Spring? Would you sport a bright, flower-laden purse on a night out with the girls, a date with the hubby or just because? I’m seeing a lot of floral purses out for Spring, and my funky […]

Weekend Chat


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Welcome to our weekly career, entrepreneurship, lifestyle and fashion news roundup! Think of it as your online watercooler/work gossip station/coffee break spot for now…Want to add anything to our list? Email us at corporate@thecorporatesister.com! The Glassdoor Blog lists 25 amazing companies hiring in all 50 states now; Is it time to ask for a promotion? Ask A Manager has an answer […]

Weekly News Roundup



Linen tee - Photo credit: shopstyle.com
Our Wear to Work feature showcases workwear pieces in various styles and price ranges. Spring is the perfect time to get your basics out! Like this crisp, chic linen tee from LOFT that you can pair with pretty much any bottom, or blazer/cardigan. Loving the texture and drape of this simple but luxurious tee. It’s $34.95 at Loft! In similar styles, […]

Wear to Work: Linen Tee


Ask A CPA: What tax deductions should I consider if I'm self-employed?
Our Ask A CPA feature answers to questions frequently asked to CPAs. As a CPA, I love to answer these for our readers. Got a question? Email me at corporate@thecorporatesister.com! Q: I’m self-employed, and am not sure which deductions I can take on my tax return. Can you help? A: If you’re self-employed these days, you’re in excellent company. Roughly […]

Ask A CPA: What tax deductions should I consider if I’m self-employed?



Best Spring Trends to Wear to Work
I get so excited about Spring! Nothing like the weather getting warmer, flowers blooming, and colorful fashion coming out, to put a pep in your step and a smile on your face! Plus some fun fashion in your closet, that you can rock from desk to dinner in a cinch! While I’m not always into trends, I have to admit […]

Best Spring Trends To Rock at Work


4 tips to spring clean your linked profile
If you haven’t been motivated so far to dig into some of your old career profiles, Spring may just be the time to do it! If you’ve already tackled your resume, then your good ol’ Linked In profile may be next. Related: 4 tips to spring clean your resume   This is especially relevant as Linked In has just re-designed […]

4 Easy Tips to Spring Clean Your Linked In Profile in Under An Hour



Ivy Park Leggings - Photo credit: shopstyle.com
Welcome to our weekend chat feature! Got something you want to chat about? Post it in the comments below… Let me ask you this: are you into wearing athleisure on the week-ends? I know I am (even though I need to use it more to actually hit the gym, you know)…Speaking of cool athleisure to sport on the week-ends (or […]

Weekend Chat


To Many Returns of the Happy Hour!
Welcome to our weekly career, entrepreneurship, lifestyle and fashion news roundup! Think of it as your online watercooler/work gossip station/coffee break spot for now…Want to add anything to our list? Email us at corporate@thecorporatesister.com! Happy St Pattys’ Day! Business Insider lists the 25 best Irish pubs in America; The Corporate Sister lists 4 tips to spring clean your resume (plus a […]

Weekly News Roundup



Theory Serah tie top - Photo credit: shopstyle.com
Every now and then, you stumble on a piece of workwear that makes you all giddy inside…Ok, not always, but when it happens, like with this Serah tie top from Shopbop, you just thank the gods of workwear, give up your credit card and call it a good workwear shopping day. Right? I love how the simplicity of this chic […]

Wear to Work: Serah Tie Top


4 Tips to Spring Clean Your Resume
Out with the old, in with the new…Spring‘s in the air, and we’re looking to replace the old with new pronto… And when it comes to your career, one of the things that can always benefit from a serious dust-up every now and then, without tons of time, energy or money investment, is your resume. I don’t know about you, […]

4 Tips to Spring Clean Your Resume



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  This is our coffee break feature, where we take a break to discuss all things career, life and everything in between…Got a topic you want to discuss? Email corporate@thecorporatesister.com! Q: I’m a Christian and observe Lent, which also means I have some dietary restrictions, including not eating on certain days. Is it ok to share this with my co-workers, […]

Coffee Break: Can I fast at work during Lent?


Wear to Work: Striped Shift Dress - Photo credit: shosptyle.com
Our Wear to Work section features workwear items for women at work, in a range of prices and styles.  Don’t you just love the chic simplicity of this Maison Jules striped dress from Macy’s? You can literally sport it any day of the week, anywhere, with smart accessories or alone. The easy shift silhouette, comfy pockets, and classic round neckline, […]

Wear to Work: Striped Sheath Dress



Disney's "Beauty and the Beast" Sweepstakes - Duns Castle, Ireland
Disney’s “Beauty and the Beast” has always been one of my favorite movies! As we get ready to celebrate the release of the Beauty and the Beast movie on March 17th, what better way to celebrate than with a stay at a gorgeous castle! For the occasion, Home Away is hosting a sweepstakes just in time for the movie’s release. […]

Celebrate Disney’s Beauty and The Beast Sweepstakes #Partner


Coffee Break: Is it ok to share my culture at work?
This is our coffee break feature, where we take a break to discuss all things career, life and everything in between…Got a topic you want to discuss? Email corporate@thecorporatesister.com! Q: As an immigrant, I’m from a different culture, and wonder if it’s ok to discuss it at work? Would I risk sounding unprofessional?  Thoughts? A: Dear Culture Warrior, I can […]

Coffee Break: Is it ok to share my culture at work?



ElevenParis Basic Dress- Photo credit: shopstyle.com
Welcome to our weekend chat feature! Got something you want to chat about? Post it in the comments below… Don’t you love this basic dress you can sport anywhere, with pumps, sneakers or boots? I love this ElevenParis basic dress from Shopbop, that’s perfect to transition from Winter to Spring. In the same style, I also like this Monrow stripe […]

Weekend Chat


Weekly News Roundup
Welcome to our weekly career, entrepreneurship, lifestyle and fashion news roundup! Think of it as your online watercooler/work gossip station/coffee break spot for now…Want to add anything to our list? Email us at corporate@thecorporatesister.com! In history-making news, the New York Times writes about Nina Simone’s birthplace being honored as a place of art and politics; Inc. lists the best companies to work […]

Weekly News Roundup



5 Hacks to Take Your Winter Work Wardrobe Into Spring
Seriously, if there’s anything more annoying than skipping dessert to fit into your fave jeans, it’s got to be navigating through the awkward seasonal changes between winter and spring. As excited as I’m to welcome warmer days and the prospect of shaving again, I have to admit that adjusting my work wardrobe can be a bit of a pain-in-the-you-know-where…   […]

5 Hacks to Take Your Winter Work Wardrobe Into Spring


How to get the most out of your next offsite meeting
Many companies organize offsite meetings during the first few months of the year. It’s a great way, as well as a great time, for departments to review their strategy and set goals. While these can be done in meetings at the office, many choose to hold these sessions at offsite locations to provide team members with an opportunity to step […]

How to get the most out of your next offsite meeting