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KNOW YOUR CITY. KNOW YOUR PEERS.

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.

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

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A Dry Weekend In Washington

Coming in at No. 2 in the nation for alcohol consumption says a lot about the culture of Washington, DC. Cocktails are everywhere. From the office to the bar, to the late-night glass of wine at home, we’re drinking more than ever. “There is a stigma that alcohol is the only way to have fun, but […]
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Here’s $100 to Spend at Blank Label

Thanks to Blank Label, we’re getting you tailored. Take our end of the year survey and instantly receive a $100 gift certificate. Use it to treat yourself to new threads, or gift it to someone special this holiday season. All for answering 10 simple questions. Why a Survey?  For the last 2 years, CAPITOL STANDARD […]
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What Your Coffee Order Says About You

Let’s be real, coffee is the real MVP when it comes to getting through daily life. It keeps us warm in the winter, cool in the summer, and awake year round. For many, it’s a close second to relatives and friends. There is no doubt a social aspect to the phenomenon that is coffee. As the […]
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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.