50+ Tools to Start and Grow Your Business for Free
If you’ve been dreaming of starting your own business, or have already started, whether through a side hustle or full-fledged business, there are ways to do it at a low cost or even for free. One of the biggest obstacles for many to start a business consists in the initial investment that is sometimes required. CLICK HERE TO GET YOUR […]

50+ Tools to Start and Grow Your Business for Free




100 Side Hustle Business Ideas For Working Women
Please note this post may contain affiliate links.   One of the questions I get often asked is how to start a side hustle, especially as a busy working woman. I started blogging as a side hustle years ago, even before I had kids. Despite the demands of married life, mommyhood, and unending laundry, I’ve kept my side hustles alive […]

100 Side Hustle Ideas For Working Women



Uber Eats Boston - Photo credit: ubereats.com
Please note this post contains affiliate links.   Ever thought of making some side hustle money on your own schedule? Now you can do this with UberEATS, the food delivery service affiliated with ride-sharing service and app Uber. UberEATS now delivers food from your favorite food spots in over 79 cities and growing across the US. This means that by tapping […]

Make Extra Money On Your Own Schedule As An UberEATS Delivery Partner


Why we need to stop hiding as women of color at work 2
As women of color, we often happen to be the only ones in the room in our workplaces. Which makes us more noticeable, but interestingly enough, also more prone to hiding at work. As double minorities, being women and being of color, it’s easy to tell ourselves that we don’t belong or don’t fit in to professional environments mostly made […]

Why We Need to Stop Hiding as Women of Color at Work



12 Best Planners for Working Women 2
Please note this post may contain affiliate links. With back-to-school in full swing, I’ve been indulging in my obsession with planners. I’ve discussed in a previous post how much I love anything having to do with office supplies (read more on: 28 Best Sites for Office Supplies). As I’m going from one office supply store to the other, both online […]

12 Best Planners for Working Women




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! Looking for a blog? The Muse lists 17 companies hiring like crazy in December; The Glassdoor blog shares with us the ultimate holiday out of office checklist; […]

Weekly News Roundup


How to achieve your goals and actually get what you want
It’s one thing to set lofty goals for the future, especially as a year closes and a new one is about to open. It’s an entirely different thing to actually achieve them, and get what you want. So many of us run into this issue every time we set new goals for ourselves, or frankly recycle old goals into newer […]

How to achieve your goals and actually get what you want



Workwear: Crewneck Sweater - Photo credit: jcrew.com
Our Workwear feature presents various pieces of work-appropriate attire at different price ranges and sizes. ‘Tis the season for cozy and stylish sweaters like this brushed lambswool cropped crew neck from J. Crew. I love the bright color of this luxurious and cozy piece, that you can pair with anything from trousers to pencil skirts. The cerise color is my […]

Workwear: Lambswool Sweater


How to stop setting dead goals and start setting powerful intentions
What do you think about when you think about setting up new goals? As the New Year approaches, and everyone scrambles to set lofty goals for the next 12 months, goals are the big thing! However, how many of these goals do we really accomplish? Actually, how many do we we even begin to work on? DOWNLOAD YOUR MONTHLY INTENTION […]

How to stop setting dead goals and start setting powerful intentions!



5 Simple Organizational Tips So You Never Miss Another Deadline
You know how it is. You do everything right at work, you’re working your behind off, and somehow you manage to miss a deadline. With so much on your plate, it can be so easy to overlook something due at one point or another. Without the right organizational tips, that is… It all boils down to having a simple, yet […]

5 Simple Organizational Tips So You Never Miss Another Deadline


7 Rules to manage your friendships as your life and career evolve
We’ve all been there, at those times when our lives and careers take a sharp turn, sometimes for the best, sometimes for the not-so-good. Whether it’s having a new job, losing a job, moving to a new city, getting married or having a baby, there are times when our friendships suffer the brunt of the changes happening to us. As […]

7 Rules to manage your friendships as your life and career evolve



7 Books To Read Every Year If You Want to Be Successful
As a bookworm, there are many books I love to read and re-read, over and over again. There are actually too many for me to list. However, at the end of every year, I have as a tradition to pick the books I would like to read again in the new year, whether as related to self-development, business or career […]

7 Books To Read Every Year If You Want to Be Successful


How to stop comparing yourself to others
This morning, my son and daughter were both painting their Santa figures. A peaceful Santa painting workshop quickly turned into a comparison war, as they both started comparing their mini works of art. Pretty soon, we had to break a kiddie war on who the next Picasso would be. As I watched them, I realized how so many of us […]

How to Stop Comparing Yourself to Others



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 royally good news this week, the Wall Street Journal reports that Prince Harry is engaged to Suits’ actress Meghan Markle, and we couldn’tbemore excited; The Glassdoor […]

Weekly News Roundup


3 Things You Must Do When Entering a New Contract
Our guest contributor Dorcia Carrillo shares 3 must-do’s you should have when entering a new contract. If you are reading this, you have likely entered into at least one legally enforceable agreement. You have probably signed a car rental agreement or clicked a button to accept the terms of service for a particular website. Car rental agreements and terms of […]

3 Things You Must Do When Entering a New Contract



Woman of Impact: Attorney and Entrepreneur Dorcia Carrillo
  Our Woman of Impact feature presents women who are breaking barriers in their careers, businesses and lives. These women are inspiring us to do our best work and live our best lives. Our Woman of Impact is Dorcia Carrillo. She’s an attorney and entrepreneur who manages a business and corporate law firm, the Law Office of Dorcia Carrillo PLLC, […]

Woman of Impact: Attorney and Entrepreneur Dorcia Carrillo


Workwear: Bell Sleeve Dress - Photo credit: anntaylor.com
Our Workwear feature presents various pieces of work-appropriate attire at different price ranges and sizes. I’m loving the play of proportions of this bell sleeve flare dress from Ann Taylor. This chic and elegant number is perfect from desk to dinner. The jewel neck and 3/4 sleeves with ruffle cuffs, inverted box pleats and side pleats add a touch of […]

Workwear: Bell Sleeve Flare Dress



Workwear: Cocoon Coat - Photo credit: jcrew.com
Our Workwear feature presents various pieces of work-appropriate attire at different price ranges and sizes. Coat season is here,  and I’m blushing over this J. Crew cocoon coat! Loving the Italian stadium-wool cloth fabric, perfect for the winter, which provides comfort minus the bulk. The cocoon silhouette is flattering and well-fitting too! In a similar style, I also like this […]

Workwear: Cocoon Coat


What No One Tells You About the Real Cost of Following your Purpose
As you’re reading this, you may also be scrolling through your Instagram feed, looking at all the successful and fulfilled entrepreneurs and career women and men jet-setting all over the world…You may be checking out Queen Bey’s pics on her yacht parked on the Amalfi coast in Italy, or drooling over that influencer’s unbelievable wardrobe… What your Instagram feed won’t […]

What No One Tells You About the Real Cost of Following your Purpose



How to recognize sexual harassment (and what to do about it)
Sexual harassment has always been rampant in the workplace. While the recent claims and allegations have brought it to light in the past months, this problem has existed for a very long time. Yet, it has been (and still is ) muddied by the many perceptions about what constitutes sexual harassment and what to do about it. This is all […]

How to recognize sexual harassment at work (and what to do about it)


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! Hope everyone had a wonderful Thanksgiving here in the US! It’s Black Friday! Corporette shares its amazing Black Friday Sale alert for workwear; Speaking of Black Friday, […]

Weekly News Roundup



How to Ask for a Promotion (and actually get it)
Asking for a promotion is a normal part of your career path. Unless you’re looking to progress in your career, you’re setting yourself back. However, asking for a promotion, whether at review time or at a time you deem most opportune, can be tricky. I personally always dreaded the prospect of having to “do the ask”, as I used to […]

How to Ask for a Promotion (and actually get it)


How to Re-Purpose your Workwear for the Holidays
The holidays rhyme with parties and social gatherings, which also require the wardrobe to go with. For many of us, this means having to think of what to wear to this party, that event and that other social gathering. Which may or may not end up in yet another trip to the mall, spending non-budgeted money on non-planned expenses for […]

How to Re-Purpose your Workwear for the Holidays