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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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48 Hours In Baltimore With Photographer Sebastian Marin

By day, 29-year-old Sebastian Marin serves as a Communications Manager for a government agency. At night, he is a creative director and content creator– having worked with colossal brands like Coach, Nike, Sweetgreen, Vice, and Refinery29. “I love being involved in the creative process,” says Marin. “I get bored really easily, so having a creative outlet […]
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Here’s Why Part Time & Work From Jobs Are The New Normal

As technology continues its rapid pace, part-time and work from home jobs are becoming the modern professionals new normal. Ellen Grealish is a co-founder and co-owner of FlexProfessionals— a flexible staffing company specializing in part-time, project based, and work from home job placements. Since its inception in 2010, the company has grown considerably– most likely due […]
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30 Date Night Ideas Your SO Will Never Think Of

After scrolling through some of your favorite dating apps or connecting with someone IRL, the natural next step is finding the perfect date night idea. But with so many options, it can be difficult to decide on the perfect spot. Luckily, we’ve scoured the city for the best restaurants, museums, and activities in every neighborhood […]
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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.

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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.