The Corporate Sister

The Corporate Sister is a career, fashion and lifestyle website for women. For all women, from the CEO to the administrative assistant, for the uber-successful to the ones who just can't seem to make it up there, even for those who are still trying to figure out why they are still sitting in that cubicle. Here, I discuss simple career tips, share some of my work fashion oohs and aahs, and generally ramble about work, clothes, life and how much coffee I need to survive...

Who am I? I'm a mom, a wife, a CPA, a dreamer and a coffee/shoe addict (don't they go together...?). I love God, family and friends, good people, French cheese and dark roast coffee.

Why do I write? Because I love to talk and writing is just another form of speaking, and this blog still has space. Plus I dream of one day seeing women, all women, kicking a....at work, beating the odds and bossing everyone else around, while still being happy, content and looking fierce! Because beyond efficiency, work-life balance, emails and meetings, there's a whole lot of life, learning, good laughs and some tears along the way. And it's those small nuggets of meaning behind dark cubicle walls and closed office doors, that I've come to love and write about...

The 411: Weekly News Update

Happy Sunday beautiful people! It’s sunny and bright on this side on the blogosphere, Spring’s officially here, and I’ve got a pep in my step with all this good weather (yes, and my weekly news update is late too, I apologize)…So before I go ahead and jinx all this weather and mood goodness, here are […] ...more

L’Edito: What Are You Afraid Of? (And Ghosts Don’t Count Either…)

For God did not give us a spirit of timidity, but a spirit of power, of love, and of self-discipline. – ...more

Work It: Geo Eyelet Skirt

So what do you think? Leave a comment and let me know!I love love this geo eyelet skirt from LOFT (which by the way is having a fantastic 50% Spring Styles sale)! It speaks all kinds of “Spring-esque” things to me, what with the bright color, the charming eyelet pattern, and the feminine, modern midi […] ...more

Is the Fear of Losing Your Job Ruining Your Life?

We’re all about analyzing our fears at work this week. Speaking of, we’ve been wondering about the gripping fear of losing your job, and how it impacts your life. You know, that sense you may be let go at any minute, because the culture of the company is rather “unforgiving” ....more

Coffee Break: Is Your Boss Afraid of You?

Agree? Disagree? Leave a comment and share your thoughts! ...more

Work It: Ruffled Gingham Blouse

So what do you think? Leave a comment and let me know! Ruffled Gingham Blouse – Photo credit: http://www.nyandcompany.com/caption The gingham trend is still going strong as the “It” print for Spring (see my prior picks here and here too) ....more

Are You Afraid of Your Boss (And How to Kick the Fear Away)

Agree? Disagree? Leave a comment and share your thoughts! ...more

Coffee Break: What Tricks Do You Use to Fight Fear at Work?

So what do you think? Leave a comment and let me know! Photo credit: hypable.com We’ve talked about using fear to advance your career....more

Work It: Box Pleat Dress

So what do you think? Leave a comment and let me know! Box Pleat Dress – Photo credit: http://www.stories.com/us//caption There’s something about this dress that says stylish sophistication with an edge! ...more

5 Ways to Use Fear to Advance Your Career

So what do you think? Leave a comment and let me know! Photo credit: http://westafricalifestyle.com/caption “Always do what you are afraid to do.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson ....more
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