The Nine-Year Itch


In 1997, I made a fateful telephone call in response to an ad in The New York Times. I got an interview, draped myself in fake pearls, and convinced the powers-that-be to hire me. I've been there ever since, and now, I'm ready to move on. After this, I have only one more On Balance to write.

This summer was my ninth anniversary of working on these products. I started with Waters Information Services in the newly-created role of editorial assistant. I handled everything from organizing the archive

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