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There are also some great articles on how to to find programmers to build your startup idea (http://socialmatchbox...) and how to hire interns, etc.
If you would like to talk to someone about the current state of the startup or software job market in the Washington, DC or Baltimore, MD or Northern, VA area feel free to drop me a line. I'm hearing from a lot of you and have been making a lot of intros to people lately. There are a lot of people I know who are looking for new programming jobs right now too.