“Deep down inside, every woman possesses what she needs to succeed.”
– Vickie Milazzo
Vickie Milazzo, Pioneer of Legal Nurse Consulting, Writes Wall Street Journal
HOUSTON – August 10, 2007 – Vickie L. Milazzo, RN, MSN, JD made the Wall Street Journal bestseller list for her book, Inside Every Woman: Using the 10 Strengths You Didn’t Know You Had to Get the Career and Life You Want Now.
Milazzo says her book is aimed at women of all ages who are frustrated with their careers and personal lives. “Deep down inside,” she says, “every woman possesses what she needs to succeed.” Milazzo outlines proven success strategies that “produce profound, positive change.”
Owner and CEO of a $16-million dollar business, Milazzo has put a new face on the woman-dominated health industry by pioneering a new profession for nurses – legal nurse consulting. Beginning with less than a hundred dollars seed money in 1982, her 26-person company revenues have tripled over the last six years. As the founder and president of Vickie Milazzo Institute, she has trained and mentored more than 20,000 RNs on how to turn their traditional hospital nursing careers into entrepreneurial businesses that advise attorneys on medical-related cases.
Pitney Bowes® awarded her company Most Innovative Small Business and in 2007, her company was named one of Inc.’s Top 5000 Fastest-Growing Private Companies in America. Milazzo has also been recognized with numerous awards. Inc. named her to their Top 10 Entrepreneur list and she won the prestigious Stevie® Award for Women Entrepreneurs – Mentor of the Year.
Businessweek Online “Savvy Selling” columnist Michele Nichols says, Milazzo’s book “is stuffed with good advice, real-life stories and womanly wisdom.”