Corporate Culture and
Leadership Strategist, and
As a bestselling author and
leadership expert, Jackie has
dedicated her career to helping executives and managers practice the art of
leadership. Jackie is dedicated to helping leaders
create BEST places where the BEST people can do
their BEST work to create a BETTER world.
Jackie is the author of NANOVATION: How a Little Car
Can Teach the World to Think Big and Act Bold. Jackie
and her husband Kevin are also authors of their
international best seller NUTS! Southwest Airlines’
Crazy Recipe for Business and Personal Success, BOOM!
7 Choices for Blowing the Doors Off Business-As-Usual!
and GUTS! Companies that Blow the Doors Off
Jackie is recognized as one of the “Top 30 Best Minds
on Leadership” by Leadership Excellence magazine,
and is one of the most sought-after female business
speakers in the nation.
Her articles and interviews have been published
in the Wall Street Journal, Business Week, Investor’s
Business Daily, Dubai’s CapitalME, India’s Management Next, India’s Business Standard,
India’s Economic Times and India’s Financial Times.
A Highly-Regarded Speaker, Author, Facilitator and Consultant
Vicki’s purpose is to provide inspirational and evidence- based strategies for workplace engagement, to change thinking and improve outcomes. She works every day to help employees and leaders shift their thinking to create a positive, productive and effective work environment.
A highly-regarded speaker, author, facilitator and consultant, Vicki is an expert in employee engagement and workforce and leadership development, with more than 30 years of hands-on business and healthcare experience. She works with healthcare organizations and associations across the country to positively impact employee engagement through consulting, workshops, retreats and keynote presentations.
In 2012, Vicki Hess, RN, MS, Certified Speaking Professional was voted a TOP 5 Healthcare Speaker by Speaking.com for the second year in a row. More impressive was her recognition in the Top Seven Highest Votes Received Overall category.
Vicki is the author of SHIFT to Professional Paradise: 5 Steps to Less Stress, More Energy & Remarkable Results at Work, the 28-Day Professional Paradise Diary, and The Nurse Manager’s Guide to Hiring, Firing & Inspiring (Sigma Theta Tau International, April 2010). She is also a regular contributor to the Baltimore Business Journal and NurseTogether.com.