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 past Tuesday was #EqualPayDay! Here’s how you can celebrate #EqualPayDay all year long! Ellevate Network lists 5 ways you can help reduce the gender wage […]

Weekly News Roundup


Chambray ruffle skirt - Photo credit: shopstyle.com
Our Wear to Work feature showcases workwear pieces in various styles and price ranges. Please note this post contains affiliates links.   I absolutely love the polished look of this chambray ruffle skirt from J. Crew, which is the perfect mix of casual chic and classic fit. The cotton fabric is perfect for Spring, while the pencil cut easily takes you […]

Wear to Work: Chambray Ruffle Skirt



It's #EqualPayDay! Here's what YOU can do to celebrate!
Happy #EqualPayDay everyone! Well, kind of…Every time #EqualPayDay rolls around, I kinda get this gut reaction initially, that says something like: “Should I clap, get the protest placards out, or just bury my head in a giant tub of sea salt caramel ice cream?” I mean, after all, yes, #EqualPayDay has been on our radar (an calendars) since 1996 when […]

It’s #EqualPayDay! Here’s what YOU can do to celebrate!


Trumpet Sleeve sheath dress - Photo credit: shopstyle.com
Our Wear to Work feature showcases workwear pieces in various styles and price ranges. Please note this post contains affiliates links.   This is the perfect twist to the classic black sheath dress, that you can take from desk to dinner in a cinch! Loving the original trumpet sleeves on this very chic and ladylike dress. The pleating at the waist […]

Wear to Work: Trumpet Sleeve Sheath Dress



3 Quick and Painless Tips to Spring Clean Your Social Media Presence
              Have you ever looked at all your social media platforms, and just wanted to go lay down with a  giant tub of ice cream? I know the feeling…Every so often, especially in the spring (because: spring cleaning time!),  I try and take a dive into my social media to do some serious cleaning […]

3 Quick and Painless Tips to Spring Clean Your Social Media Presence


How to survive a computer crash when you're tech adverse
So it happened! The cup tipped over, and the coffee spilled all over my ol’ faithful Mac. I mean, all over…Right in the middle of my article! I was having a good morning too…And right there, in front of my horrified eyes, the screen sputters, and goes black…Worst nightmare! And of course, I wasn’t prepared… Who’s ever prepared anyways? It […]

 How to survive a computer crash when you’re tech adverse 



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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! Happy April! The Glassdoor Blog lists 20 companies hiring like crazy this month; In major news this week, the New York Times recounts Bill O’Reilly’s attack on […]

Weekly News Roundup


It’s tax season, and it also is a time when you may be strapped for, well… cash. Whether you’re experiencing delays in getting your tax refund, or you happen to owe back taxes, there can be a host of reasons why you may be in need of cash during tax season. I mean, how many times have you heard people […]

Taxes drowning your budget? Check in With Check Into Cash! [Sponsored]



Cotton-nylon coat - Photo credit: shop style.com
Our Wear to Work feature showcases workwear pieces in various styles and price ranges. Please note this post contains affiliates links.  Hello Spring showers! ‘Tis the season to be perfectly well-dressed one minute, only to be drenched in spring rains about a half second later…Hence the necessity for cute outerwear, such as this Brooks Brothers water-repellent cotton0-nylon coat! Loving the classic […]

Wear to Work: Cotton-Nylon Coat


March is Credit Card Education Month
March is  Credit Card Education Month, and The Corporate Sister is partnering with Fundera to provide vital information on what it takes to guarantee your credit card success as a small business owner. Fundera’s mission is to get small business owners the financing they need to grow, which also happens to be one of the biggest challenge for entrepreneurs. As a relatively […]

March is Credit Card Education Month: How to Guarantee Your Credit Card Success



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 1
“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