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From a shotgun house in New Orleans to owner of a $16-million business, New York Times bestselling author Vickie L. Milazzo, RN, MSN, JD, shares the innovative success strategies that earned her a place on the Inc. list of Top 10 Entrepreneurs and Inc. Top 4,000 Fastest-Growing Companies in America.
Vickie is the owner of Vickie Milazzo Institute, an education company she founded in 1982. Featured in the New York Times as the pioneer of a new profession, she built a professional association of 5,000 members.
Vickie has been featured or profiled in numerous publications, including the New York Times, Entrepreneur, Houston Chronicle, Ladies Home Journal, Texas Bar Journal, Los Angeles Times, Philadelphia Inquirer and in more than 220 newspapers.
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. As a contributor to the National Public Radio program, "This I Believe®" (http://www.thisibelieve.org/essay/22873), she shared her success strategies with NPR listeners. NPR has an audience of more than 26 million listeners. She has also been featured on over 200 other national and local radio stations, reaching more than 20 million listeners, including XM Satellite Radio, Sirius Satellite Radio, KMAZ (Los Angeles), WONX (Chicago), WWAM (Philadelphia), WKNH (Boston) and WFNY (NYC). Vickie's favorite TV appearance was when she was interviewed by Alisyn Camerota on FOX & Friends, a national show with up to two million viewers. 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.
She is the author of the Wall Street Journal bestseller "Inside Every Woman: Using the 10 Strengths You Didn't Know You Had to Get the Career and Life You Want Now."
Vickie is recognized as a trusted mentor and dynamic role model by tens of thousands of women, a distinction that led to her national recognition as the Stevie Awards' Mentor of the Year.
Vickie was recognized as the Most Innovative Small Business by Pitney Bowes's Priority magazine, and received Susan G. Komen's Hope Award for Ambassadorship.
Author, educator and nationally acclaimed speaker, this multimillionaire entrepreneur shares her vast experience and the experiences of thousands of women.