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For DC’s elite professionals in the political, business, tech, media and creative realms.

We are a magazine offering an upwardly mobile and distinctly powerful audience a fresh perspective on their careers and the lifestyle that surrounds it.

From lining up your next job to RSVPing for the upcoming POLITICO Playbook breakfast, our curated insights connect you to the best people, places, and opportunities DC has to offer.

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Why Nnamdi Asomugha Wants to Tell Legendary Stories

Nnamdi Asomugha used to entertain the public as a cornerback for the NFL. He’s since made the transition to acting, marrying Scandal’s Kerry Washington along the way. Asomugha was in town earlier this month for MCON (aka the Millennial Engagement Conference). The conference took place at the Newseum and featured a host of notable speakers […]
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Made From Local Distillers, A Decadent Summer Negroni Recipe

This month, CAPITOL STANDARD hosted our Summer Networking Series– an intimate gathering for DC’s well connected political, media, tech and business professionals– at Tredici Enoteca inside the beautiful St. Gregory Hotel. Professionals from Fosterly, NSBE DC, Black Female Founders, Washington Women in PR, Harvard Business School Club of DC and more gathered to celebrate the changing […]
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The Kiddar Capital Event No One Wanted To Miss

Todd Hitt, President of Kiddar Capital, hosted over 300 people at the Four Seasons Hotel in Georgetown to attend the annual KIDDAR AFTER HOURS. This year, the event highlighted arts and humanities organizations which Mr. Hitt supports and continues to champion. There were no presentations, no speeches, no expectations of guests. The only rule of […]
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4 Ways To Fix Being Bored At Work

When Gallup surveyed a group of millennial workers the results were telling. The poll shows more than half of all Millennials are bored at work.  The reasons are several, spanning a perceived lack of opportunity, to feeling ignored, and the disenchantment that comes from work that doesn’t seem to serve a larger purpose.   Why […]
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BROWSE PROFESSIONAL & SOCIAL NETWORKING GROUPS

The only directory of its kind, we’re building a list of the best professional and social clubs in Washington, DC. From business groups to women’s groups, browse these clubs before you join to weigh networking benefits, influential members, and other benefits.

FIND HIGH-LEVEL JOBS, INTERNSHIPS, & FELLOWSHIPS

Our Jobs Portal lists hand-selected positions that demand your best work.

And our Resources page boasts a collection of productivity and job-search tools, fellowship and internship opportunities, and other notable resources you’ll use to find your next opportunity or thrive at the opportunity at hand.

CONNECT WITH THE CAPITOL STANDARD COMMUNITY

Join CAPITOL STANDARD on Facebook and you’ll get access to great content that isn’t in the magazine– like photos, as-it-happens job posts, and curated career resources from our partner sites.

It’s also a great way to network with fellow members of the CAPITOL STANDARD community.

SMILE, YOU'RE IN GOOD COMPANY

CAPITOL STANDARD readers are a diverse group of millennials who are more likely to hold advanced degrees, be politically active and have real influence at work as well as within their group of friends. So relax, you’re in good company. Looking for even more great networking? Request to join our private LinkedIn group here.