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We Found the Holy Grail of Authentic Vietnamese Food

Soft-shell crab, pork spring rolls, flaming beef. OH Yes. Present Restaurant in Falls Church, VA wants to shatter your preconceived notions about Vietnamese food. Tucked between a tire shop and nail salon on a busy Northern Virginia street, the restaurant’s owners approach everything with intention– including the restaurants name. “The present is a gift,” says […]
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5 Prestigious Summer Internships for Future World Leaders

Summer internships are no longer just for newbies. Whether you’re a college student looking to gain experience or a professional looking to switch careers– internships can play a pivotal role in landing a career that matters. These prestigious summer internship programs come with plenty prestige and a hefty list of perks. Here are the programs […]
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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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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.