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When my guest today, Nora Plesent, was getting ready to take her maternity leave with her first child, a co-worker in the law firm commented, “Wouldn’t it be great if there was just a temporary lawyer we could hire?” Nora saw a problem and went out to create a SOLUTION. "We've done things slowly, in a sense, but we have grown. And we have done it in a way where we have really never had to worry about the management of the office itself." - Nora Plesent. Learn more about today's show at

Ever wondered ‘What’s Next’…what’s the next chapter in my life going to be and how do I create it?

This week on The Deciders Renee Fraser talks to an accomplished professional woman who has been a lawyer for over 30 years and is still a managing partner at a legal staffing firm got to a point in her life when she wondered ‘What’s Next’. So after taking stock of her life and trying to figure out ‘what’s next’ Nora Plesent decided to become a meditation teacher and she is now hosting events for women to meditate and create and experience supportive opportunities. It’s called The Gathering, and she hosts events are small and always focused on bringing out the best in people. She says she’s a nurturer by nature and these ‘gatherings’ create a safe nurturing space and allow women to experience the magic to be inspired.

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Nora Plesent of Be Still and Soar: 5 Things Anyone Can Do To Optimize Their Mental Wellness An Interview With Candice Georgiadis
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Recognized as a Leader in Business and Community


Recipient of 2006 New York Women's Agenda Rising Star Award

Recipient of 2014 Women's Venture Fund's Highest Leaf Award

Recipient of 2013 Comerica Bank & LA Lakers Best of LA Business Award

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