Although summer is normally the time you think about the importance of having underwear to match your skin color (white pants, anyone?) the winter can also be problematic — light-colored blouses, sweaters, and layering pieces like t-shirts can all leave you a bit “exposed.” While a camisole can sometimes be an answer, a surer bet … Read More about Coffee Break: My Skins Lingerie
For those of you who don’t know — Corporette has an e-mail newsletter! And we’re curious what else you guys think we should be doing with it. Right now, it e-mails you once there have been six posts, and only contains the same content for the blog. What are your thoughts on it? We’d love … Read More about Admin Q: What Should We Change About the Newsletter?
So a week or so ago, I accidentally spilled a beverage on my Mac laptop — and the Mac was down for the count. The cost to attempt to fix it, according to my Genius Bar tech guy, was $400. Considering the age of the Mac (2007) and the fact that I didn’t have to … Read More about Tech Review: My New Netbook
Liking these posts? Follow us on Twitter or like us on Facebook — this is the edited version of what we’re reading! (We also Tweet if we hear about a good sale through our CorporetteDeals Twitter feed.) – The WSJ wonders if designer sunglasses are worth the price. – WSJ’s The Juggle reports that academia … Read More about Weekly News Update
Our daily TPS reports suggest one piece of work-appropriate attire in a range of prices. We just got this dress, and while we’ll admit that it will be too casual for most conservative offices, we were really impressed with what it is for a $25 dress. The fabric is nice (although a little on the … Read More about Bargain Thursday’s TPS Report: Gap Slub Tank Dress
Liking these posts? Follow us on Twitter or like us on Facebook — this is the edited version of what we’re reading! (We also Tweet if we hear about a good sale through our CorporetteDeals Twitter feed.) – So, just for kicks, your friendly blogger Kat Griffin has auditioned for her own talk show. Please … Read More about Weekly News Update
Travel back in the Corporette time capsule… Here’s what was on our minds oh so many moons ago. One year ago… What to Wear for a Corporate Photograph? We offered our favorite stretches for shopping in NYC — in three parts! Part I, Part II, and Part III. Two years ago… Tool of the Trade: … Read More about Previously, on Corporette…
Someone asked us this week whether we were planning on writing about Mother’s Day. Our initial thought was, um, no — because hey, while we all have them (and some of us are them), what is there of particular concern to professional women and overachieving chicks to discuss? Then we started thinking — behind so … Read More about Open Thread – Ode to Moms
We’ve gotten a lot of e-mails lately from ladies who think they’ve been banned if their comment is marked for moderation or if it doesn’t appear immediately. As a reminder: WordPress will automatically approve most comments, particularly if you’ve posted before, but it may be held for moderation if: your post includes hyperlinks (spammers use … Read More about Our Commenting Policy
After all, it is meet your friendly anonymous blogger day! So here’s the deal, guys — we have been incredibly, incredibly honored to have such a great dialog with you since we started this blog in May 2008. We’ve gone from having 400 readers that first month, to about 35,000 unique readers each month. With … Read More about Big News — And Introductions
It’s caught us a bit by surprise (we misread the deadline, tsk tsk) but today is the last day for voting for the 2009 bloggies! As we hope you know, we are a finalist in the category of Best-Kept Secret Blog. And we would love your vote — we want that Bloggie! Scroll to the … Read More about Last Day for Bloggie Voting!
Thank you for your votes for the 2009 Bloggies — Corporette is a finalist!! Please come vote for us as the best-kept secret weblog. (Scroll all the way to the right once you get to the page.) And while we, OF COURSE, absolutely require you to vote for Corporette, we must give a shout-out to … Read More about Wow — We’re a Finalist in the 2009 Bloggies!