It’s hardwired into an RN’s DNA to want to make a difference in your job whether that job is legal nurse consulting or an RN job at a hospital.
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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
Certified Legal Nurse Consultants can no longer avoid social media, as more and more legal nurse consultants are reporting success in obtaining new attorney-clients from it.
RNs are tycoons of commitment. The average RN has more complex responsibilities than the crew of NASA’s mission control, an air traffic controller and the President of the United States combined, and we handle every one of them.
Vickie: This is Susan Schaab, Certified Legal Nurse Consultant. I asked Susan if she would talk with us today about mass tort legal nurse consultant jobs. Susan, I know you’ve been involved in both medical device and pharmaceutical mass torts. First, let’s talk about what we mean by mass torts.
We get out of our world not only what we put into it, but also what we expect to get. This is especially true when you consider that we have the ability to shape not only our world but, to some extent, the people we share it with.
Whether your goal is to lose weight or to be more successful in your legal nurse consulting business, you must stage yourself for success before you can realize it.
VICKIE: This is Janice Sumner, Certified Legal Nurse Consultant. Janice, I’ve asked you to speak with me today because I know that you use your CLNC certification a little differently than the CLNC consultants who consult directly with attorneys and law firms. Tell us about what you do.
We’ve all been there – walked out of an attorney-prospect interview that we screwed up. Sometimes the mistakes are subtle; sometimes they’re obvious to all around. What do you do when that happens?
We often wish for and work toward big goals without grasping how the achievement will impact us. That’s why Denzel Washington’s quote is an important reminder to assess the cost of the coveted reward.
I believe No is the most powerful word in the dictionary and I’m not a fan of saying Yes by default. Likewise, No should be applied with consciousness and an understanding of the potential consequences of using such an unyielding word.