Rank #1: Speakeasy
"Band Documentary (The Introduction)" by Captive Portal is licensed under CC BY-SA 4.0
"Band Hiatus (The Reflection)" by Captive Portal is licensed under CC BY-SA 4.0
"Reunion Rumours (feat. The Completely Sober Band)" by Captive Portal is licensed under CC BY-SA 4.0
"Mermaid Butterfly" by Soft and Furious is licensed under CC0 1.0
"Fly" by Andre Jetson is licensed under CC BY 4.0
Rank #2: Barista Sustainability
The coffee world’s tight-knit global community of geeky, gregarious, and pleasure-minded people tends to create an infectious enthusiasm, and as specialty coffee has grown in popularity, it’s made a coffee lover’s world feel all the more welcoming.
So, in an industry full of magnetic personalities and creative minds who stimulate one another, why is it so hard to keep great people in coffee-serving jobs?
Written by Liz Clayton, a coffee writer and photographer based in Brooklyn, New York. Read by Sabine Parrish, staff writer at Standart.
Rank #3: Idle Days In Baghdad - Audio Article
Written by Pelle Valentin Olsen, a PhD student at the University of Chicago that spends most of his time procrastinating in one of Chicago's many coffee shops and Read by Luke Adams, content director of Standart.
Recorded at The Bear & The Bean in Oxford, United Kingdom.
Rank #4: Caffeinated Culture
Story by Rachel Davies in Standart Magazine Issue 6. read by Sabine Parrish.