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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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Your Body Language Tells the Story

As you ascend higher into your career, public speaking skills become essential. In a Huffington Post article entitled Why Public Speaking is Linked to Being Successful, Richard Bradley uncovers how successful people “use public speaking to amass, solidify and extend their power…” Offering to speak at networking events, on panels, and in small gatherings can be […]
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Essentials of a City

Kimberly Perry of DC Vote is on a mission to ensure that your future (along with every DC resident) is full of access, benefits, and the right to choose should you decide to build a life for yourself in this city. What is DC Statehood? The issue of DC Statehood has been around for a […]
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Photos of Black Professionals In Their Element

It’s been a rough couple of months. Senseless violence against unarmed blacks in churches, at routine traffic stops, and in our communities has left us reeling.  For Black millennials, watching these tragedies play out in the news and social media has been a recurring punch in the gut. We are grieving. We are angry. And […]
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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.

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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.