About the Author

Hattie Hill, chief executive officer of Hattie Hill Enterprises, Inc., is an international management consultant and professional speaker. She is considered an expert on global leadership, diversity, women's issues, and human relations impacting the business world. Ms. Hill was one of the top business and community leaders honored by Dallas Business Journal and a recipient of the Quest for Success 2000 "Entrepreneur of the Year" award, which honors Dallas/Ft. Worth entrepreneurs for their business achievements and attention to community service. She received the 2000 Working Woman Entrepreneurial Excellence award, which recognizes the achievements and contributions of women entrepreneurs. She lives in Dallas, Texas.