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About Vickie Milazzo
Inc. Top 10 Entrepreneur Vickie L. Milazzo, RN, MSN, JD is founder and president of Vickie Milazzo Institute. Vickie single-handedly pioneered the field of legal nurse consulting in 1982. According to The New York Times, she “crossed nursing with the law and created a new profession.” Vickie is the author of the New York Times Bestseller, Wicked Success Is Inside Every Woman, published by John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
Vickie has appeared on national TV, including FOX & Friends in New York City, KCAL in Los Angeles, KHOU and KRIV in Houston, as an expert on legal nurse consulting, entrepreneurship and career advancement. Her other television appearances include ABC, CBS, FOX, NBC, At Home Live, Better TV (New York), Great Day Houston, The CEO Show, Bloomberg TV and dozens more. Vickie earned her bachelor of science in nursing at the University of St. Thomas and her master of science in nursing at Texas Woman’s University, both in Houston. She earned her juris doctor at South Texas College of Law. For Vickie’s expanded bio, click here.
Entries by Vickie Milazzo
My company just completed a huge project and I was blessed to be surrounded by both an amazing staff and an amazing vendor. These are all people who are more knowledgeable than me regarding what had to be accomplished and how to achieve it.
While exhibiting at a legal conference with the VIP Pros, I observed that one of the Certified Legal Nurse Consultants was having trouble getting to the point. Nothing I said to her was working.
I’m Italian, so I’m not one to shove feelings under the carpet, but I’m always at my best when I coddle feelings a little less by getting myself in motion.
On the second day of exhibiting at a legal conference, one of the Certified Legal Nurse Consultants proudly announced that the previous day she’d obtained 45 strong leads for her legal nurse consulting business.
Life might not be as good as you’re hoping for, but it’s always better than you think it is.
VICKIE: This is Millie Mannion, Certified Legal Nurse Consultant. Millie, I wanted to talk with you today about surgical retention issues. I know you’re involved in these cases. Tell us about your involvement in these legal nurse consultant jobs.
RNs save lives. It doesn’t get any better than that if you want to feel good about oneself and one’s mission on this earth.
Am I the only one who’s noticed that civility is becoming a thing of the past? Whether we’re on social media or on a crowded airplane (think about the recent United incident) it’s more common today to encounter a level of rudeness that was unacceptable just ten years ago.
I asked 5 Certified Legal Nurse Consultants to share the perks they enjoy in their CLNC® businesses. As you will see the perks are bountiful.