Episode #1 Welcome to the Second Act Podcast

This is the first episode of the SAP.  This segment includes the intentions for the podcast and some information about the host.

Episode #2 Writer, Coach, and Spiritual Guide, Eleanor Hooks (Ndidi)

Transformation  is not just for career-lifers! Join your host Andrea and her guest  Dr. Eleanor Hooks for a lively discussion about purpose, re-invention,  spirituality and purpose in your career.

Episode #3 Sarah's Pet Care Revolution Owner

There  is a 4-legged revolution happening in NOLA!  Join Andrea for episode 3  of the Second Act Podcast where her guest is Sarah of Sarah’s Petcare  Revolution!  She is a social activist, innovator and entrepreneur – give  a listen to how she got there!

Episode #4 Carol Jenkins

In  her first podcast episode of the New Year, join Andrea and her guest  Carol Jenkins.  Carol is a writer, broadcast journalist, media  consultant and sought after speaker.  Please plug in an listen to Carol  as she discusses her life, career choices and the many second acts that  she has been a party to.

SAP Episode #5

In  the special MLK Day recording Andrea speaks to one of her most  inspiring relatives.  Andrea introduces her audience to her Godmother  Lucy H. Hall.  Lucy was born in the 1930’s and had a traditional career  as a teacher and library scientist, until she learned that being a  traditional small town success was not enough for her. She decided to  turn things on their head and took a risk or three in her career and her  life!

Episode #6 Where we have been on the podcast

In  SAP Podcast #6 Andrea takes a look back at where we have been so far on  the show and highlights what her guests have shared. She gives tips and  pointers in this recap of the first 5 episodes.

Episode #7 Sheree Sophas Owner - Surreal Serenity

Massage Therapist, Healer and Entrepreneur Sheree Sophas joins Andrea and discusses how she created her second  act in creating Surreal Serenity, massage therapy. Sheree discusses her  journey and how she continues to recreate herself and her business.

SAP Episode #8

Andrea’s  guest for this episode is Executive Search Consultant, Martha Montag  Brown. Martha talks with Andrea about how she started her business after having a successful  corporate career. She also talks about how she conducts searches and how  to be the best possible candidate and move to next level in your career.

SAP Episode #9

In  this special episode Andrea talks with legendary executive coach,  writer and leadership advisor Marshall Goldsmith. Marshall shares his knowledge and insights on coaching, career transition and discusses his new book.

SAP Episode #10

Happy 2016! This is our first podcast of 2016 and it  is a brief snippet of what is in store for this next year on the  podcast.  What does it include you ask?  An interview with Mikelyn  Roderick – our theme song artist…A chat with Frances Hesselbein about  leadership and moving forward and some live events!

SAP Episode #11

Woo-hoo  after nearly a year I am so pleased to introduce to you Mikelyn  Roderick.  She is an actress, singer, entrepreneur and mom.  But most of  all she is a wonderfully talented friend of mine… Can’t wait to share  this episode with you and…did I mention that you can buy her CD too!

SAP Episode #12

What  a marvelous and inspiring woman!  I am truly honored to have the chance  to meet and speak with Mrs. Frances Hesselbein – she is a leader, CEO,  and all around mover and shaker.  Please join me for my talk with this  Presidential Medal for Freedom winner – Frances Hesselbein.

SAP Episode #13

Second Act Podcast 2.0

The Second Act Podcast is back in action  in 2017!  Please join your host Andrea Briscoe as she talks with those  who are working their way into and through their second acts… and  creating new beginnings.

SAP Episode #14 - In-between-isode

This  is our first in-between-isode of the new season! Looking for your next  role may require a new and updated resume. In this episode Andrea gives some advice and commentary about how to recreate your personal marketing collateral, your resume…

Episode #15 Valerie Browning, Waterwitch Coffee - Owner

Valerie  Browning joins Andrea to talk about her coffee shop on the Jersey  Shore… Ms. Browning is an artist, teacher, singer and entrepreneur.   She brings art, music and fine coffee to Highlands, NJ.  Join Andrea and  Valerie to hear her story of building a business and making a  difference in her community.


Episode # 16 Didi Goldenhar - Nonprofit Consultant

Didi Goldenhar is a nonprofit consultant, writer, organizational development  strategist and successful entrepreneur.  She has worked with Ivy League  graduate schools, social sector leaders and O Magazine.  She is a  friend and the inspiration for the Second Act Podcast!  I am so pleased  to have her as my guest.

Episode # 17 Marshall Goldsmith - Women and Leadership

Author,  Executive Coach, and Buddhist Marshall Goldsmith joins  Andrea to discuss, his recent book, How Women Rise and much more!


Episode #18 Glenda's Kitchen - Owner/Operator Carmen Petruzzelli

Woo-hoo,  to this gluten-free solopreneur  who has taken a number of fantastic  gluten free cookie recipes from her mother’s kitchen to Whole Food’s,  Food Town, Dean’s Natural Markets and could Shark Tank be in her future?   Have a listen and find out, how this energetic entrepreneur has been  making her mark in the gluten-free space.