S2 E3-Being the Only Woman in the Room with Nora Gillis

In today’s episode, we sit down with the remarkable Nora Gillis, a trailblazing figure in the financial industry. Nora shares her invaluable insights on navigating fear and making sound investment decisions, highlighting the importance of long-term planning and seeking mentorship. Join us as we explore the challenges and triumphs of Nora’s journey from Latvia to the US, and delve into the evolving landscape of women in finance. So, grab your favorite cup of tea and get ready for an inspiring conversation that’s sure to uplift and empower you. Let’s dive in!


  • Nora stresses the importance of flexibility and emotional intelligence in wealth building. 
  • Jess and Nora discuss the impact of fear and male-dominated environments in the financial industry, as well as the increasing trend of women leaders redefining corporate leadership
  • They also discuss the importance of having flexibility in goal setting and how you need to embrace adaptability in pursuit of success

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