Hello, Welcome To CAPITOL STANDARD. The Magazine For DC’s Young Professional Tastemakers.

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Made for DC transplants working in Washington’s political, creative, tech, and finance fields, CAPITOL STANDARD assembles influencers, cultural critics, startup enthusiasts, accomplished professionals, government officials, and fortune 5000 leaders to deliver the quintessential guide to work and play in Washington, DC.

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

We’re fixated on connecting exceptionally ambitious professionals to equally ambitious resources.

To get the most out of your CAPITOL STANDARD experience, here are a few things you should do:

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Where To Work: GoodWorld

The Washington Post hosted their first ever Ingenuity Summit at their soon to be former headquarters in Farragut West and brought together millennials in business as well as big names in Silicon Valley and DC’s growing tech scene. Executive members of DropBox, Funny or Die, &pizza and more sat on panels and answered questions from hungry […]
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Eating Tips for a Healthy, Active Lifestyle

Making the “right” food choices amidst late-night deadlines, networking dinners, and unexpected break room desserts can be a struggle. Especially if you have a penchant for chocolate, cheese, breads, and wine. Over the years I’ve turned to various experts for nutrition advice on fueling up to attack my fitness teaching schedule with a constant stream […]
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Where to Find Unique Gifts in the District

Tis the season to begin your holiday shopping. If you’re still struggling to figure out what to get everyone on your shopping list…and you want to buy outside of the box this year… this gift guide is for you. These featured items are from DC area boutiques that stand out in uniqueness and quality. Not only […]
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BROWSE PROFESSIONAL & SOCIAL CLUBS

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 & PRESTIGIOUS 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.

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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.