Workwear: Marisa Ottoman Dress - Photo credit: bodenusa.com
Our Workwear feature presents various pieces of work-appropriate attire at different price ranges and sizes. Who said the LRD is not the new LBD? Not me. This Marisa Ottoman Dress from Boden is the perfect go-to dress to throw on for a successful day at the office. I love the retro vintage look of the collar on this otherwise impossibly […]

Workwear: Marisa Ottoman Dress


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



Workwear: Herringbone Peplum Jacket - Photo credit: anntaylor.com
Our Workwear feature presents various pieces of work-appropriate attire at different price ranges and sizes. ‘Tis the season for elegant, streamlined jackets! This herringbone peplum jacket from Ann Taylor is perfect for the office or on week-ends, and adds a touch of sophistication to any outfit. The custom tailoring is ultra flattering, while the long button-open sleeves lend versatility to […]

Workwear: Herringbone Peplum Jacket


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



Workwear: Sweater Shirt- Photo credit: loft.com
Our Workwear feature presents various pieces of work-appropriate attire at different price ranges and sizes. This Workwear pick is perfect to skirt by at work and after-hours! This striped pull on sweater shirt from Loft will be your new favorite this Fall! It’s easy to wear, flattering and boldly lined to. Even better, it’s 40% off at Loft. In a […]

Workwear: Sweater Skirt


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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Workwear: Desta Sheath Dress
Our Workwear feature presents various pieces of work-appropriate attire at different price ranges and sizes. There are few dress silhouettes that are more professional-looking than the classic sheath dress. I particularly love this Desta Sheath dress from Bloomingdale’s. The angled short sleeves and the cheerful color make a modern statement on this otherwise classic number. In a similar style, this […]

Workwear: Desta Sheath Dress




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 […]

Weekly News Roundup



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


Workwear: Flounce Sleeve Trenchcoat - Photo credit: anntaylor.com
Our Workwear feature presents various pieces of work-appropriate attire at different price ranges and sizes. Trenchcoat season is here, as the Fall season gets underway. This linen blend trench coat from Ann Taylor is both relaxed and refined in a saffron yellow hue that’s sure to make you smile! The feminine flounce cuffs are elegant, while the drapey silhouette is […]

Workwear: Flounce Sleeve Trenchcoat



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



Workwear: Zippered Skirt Suit - Photo credit: lordandtaylor.com
Our Wear to Work feature presents various pieces of workwear at different price ranges and sizes. This zippered skirt suit is a nice compromise between conventional and edgy. The zippered jacket adds an unexpected (and modern) touch, while the classic skirt silhouette is perfect for any corporate environment. It’s great to take to the interview, the boardroom meeting or even […]

Workwear: Zippered Skirt Suit


52 Best Interview Questions You Should Ask 2
It’s that time during the interview process. It’s now your turn  to ask your interviewer questions, and you may be fumbling to figure out what best inquiries to make. In most interviews, if not all of them, your interviewer will expect you to have inquiries. Aside from having your resume and being prepared to answer your interviewer’s questions, you should […]

52 Best Interview Questions You Should Ask



Workwear: Silk Dress - Photo credit: jcrew.com
Our Workwear feature presents various pieces of work-appropriate attire at different price ranges and sizes. Nothing like a polished silk dress with a bow at the neck and a charming silk graphic diamond motif  to transition your workwear from Summer to Fall. The Italian Ratti print is gorgeous on this classic and chic silhouette, perfect from work to the weekend. […]

Workwear: Silk Dress


7 Questions You Must Ask Yourself to Find your Purpose
If you’ve ever asked yourself what your purpose in life is, you may have unwittingly given yourself a headache. It’s one of those life-impacting questions that requires quite a bit of self-introspection and understanding of oneself. It’s also a question that so many of us avoid because it seems unrealistic, or downright, impossible to get the right answer for ourselves. […]

7 Questions You Must Ask Yourself to Find your Purpose



Workwear: Modern Denim Jacket - Photo credit: anntaylor.com
Our Workwear feature presents various pieces of work-appropriate attire at different price ranges and sizes. There’s no closet staple more classic than the jean jacket. This modern denim jacket from Ann Taylor is perfect for casual Fridays into the weekend. The mandarin collar with frayed edges adds a touch of original to an otherwise classic, and very chic, workwear staple. […]

Workwear: Modern Denim Jacket


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. […]

Weekly News Roundup