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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! This New York Times article recounting actress Lupita Nyong’o’s experience with Harvey Weinstein makes sexual harassment all too real; Tired of “manterruptions”? Ellevate Network offers a 6-step […]

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Become Braver at Work: 10 Ways to Boost Your Confidence at Work
What if you could boost your confidence at work to speak up more, take on more challenging projects and generally be braver in your career or business? What if instead of doubting your skills, abilities and natural talents, you could step into your own career and business and stop acting like you don’t already have everything you need? What if you […]

Become Braver at Work: 10 Ways to Boost Your Confidence at Work



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!     October 10th was World Mental Health Day. Evil Hr Lady advises us on how to work when depressed; Want to start a singing career? Recruiting […]

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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!     Here are 23 companies hiring like crazy in October; Bad performance review? No problem. The Muse tips you off on how to repair your reputation […]

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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!   The Glassdoor Blog shares these 31 companies that are hiring like crazy in October; This week, The Corporate Sister discusses why we need to stop hiding […]

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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



7 Questions You Must Ask to Build a Powerful Career Brand
“Your brand is what people say when you’re not in the room” – Jeff Bezos, CEO and founder of Amazon.   When we think of brands, we often think of big names like Pepsi, Coca Cola, or Amazon. We think of what distinguishes these big companies from their competitors, and makes us as consumers choose one over the others? In […]

7 Questions You Must Ask To Build A Powerful Career Brand


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!     Are you a new grad? The Daily Muse lists 10 companies with tons of opportunities for new grads; Miss the summer? Glassdoor lists 11 companies […]

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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! Our cute moment of the week is brought to us by Serena Williams who introduced us to her baby girl this week. People had the exclusive! Business […]

Weekly News Roundup


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 great news for working women, Black Enterprise shares that former Sam’s Club CEO Rosalind “Roz” Brewer will be serving as Starbucks COO; Workology shares all the […]

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3 Friday Rituals You Should Do to Radically Improve Your Career
TGIF! As soon as Friday comes along, you can hear countless sighs of relief as most of us get ready to kick work to the side and enjoy the week-end. As a result, Fridays are often not often our most productive days. Yet, if used strategically, Fridays can one of those days that radically improve our careers. You’ve heard the […]

3 Friday Rituals You Should Do to Radically Improve Your Career


0 Rules of Success For Women of Color at Work
Being a woman of color at work often means being the only one, if not one of the only ones, in the room. It also means that the rules of success are somewhat different for women of color than they are for others. According to this report by AAUW, “most minority groups and women” are under-represented, be it in the […]

10 Rules of Success For Women of Color at Work



Say Goodbye to Digital Eye Strain with Phonetic Eyewear: Review and Giveaway
Disclosure: The Corporate Sister has partnered with Phonetic Eyewear to review a pair of eyeglasses through the blog and on Instagram. We’re also hosting a giveaway for our readers to receive a free pair of Phonetic Eyewear glasses. Please note that this post contains an affiliate link and I may be compensated if your purchase a product through the link […]

Say Goodbye to Digital Eye Strain with Phonetic Eyewear: Review + Giveaway


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! Our thoughts are with the people of Texas as they’re overcoming Hurricane Harvey. NPR shares how you can help! This past week, we celebrated Women’s Equality Day. […]

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What no one is telling you about finding the career you want
When you’re in college or even in school, no one really teaches you about finding your own career path. Not the one that pays more money, or that requires less years of study, or even seems to be the most comfortable to take… When I decided to graduate in Accounting in college, it wasn’t the promise of cracking down numbers […]

What No One Is Telling You About Finding the Career You Want


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! Wondering which career is the best fit for you? These 30 personality assessments with help you find the career you want; Get inspired by tech teen author […]

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28 Best Sites for Office Supplies
I’ve always been addicted to office supplies. I remember as a kid looking forward to back-to-school trips at our local office supply stores with such anticipation and excitement. As a working woman and mom, I still look forward to the back-to-school, and other occasional online and offline trips to satisfy my office supply addiction. 28 Best Sites for Office Supplies […]

28 Best Sites for Office Supplies



30 best personality assessments to find the career you want 2
This post may contain affiliate links.  How many times have you wondered about finding the career you want? Or asked yourself if the career you’re in is a good fit for your personality? There are actually effective personal assessment tools out there to help match you with the career of your dreams. Understanding your personality, strengths, interests, and values, is […]

30 Best Personality Assessments To Help You Find the Career You Want


Weekly News Roundup 2
                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! Weekly News Roundup: Black Enterprise lists 7 leading companies fighting racism post-Charlottesville; Glassdoor lists 30 small businesses hiring now; […]

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