Category Archives: Episodes

Dr. Santo J. Aurelio -157



Dot those I’s and cross those T’s, today’s guest is here to celebrate the English language! He’s Dr. Santo J. Aurelio, grammarian, expert court reporter, lecturer on the subject of language and the author of “How to Say it and Write It Correctly Now,” a fine reference guide for language lovers. Santo appeared with me dozens of times on my late night WBZ radio show, and was one of the show’s most popular guests. Jordan Rich is Boston’s busiest podcaster, appearing on over 400 podcast episodes and currently hosting 16 shows. To connect with him, visit www.chartproductions.com.


Kerry Brett -156



Meet Kerry Brett, acclaimed photographer and podcaster. Kerry is the daughter of another of my “On Mic”  guests, award-winning Boston Globe  photographer Bill Brett.  Talent runs in the family.  She’s photographed tons of famous faces and more Now Kerry has embarked on a timely new podcast  called “Shot @ Love,” which helps single people navigate the challenging world of online dating in a fun, enlightening way.  Jordan Rich is Boston’s busiest podcaster, appearing on over 400 podcast episodes and currently hosting 16 shows. To connect with him, visit www.chartproductions.com.


Jill Sherer Murray -155



Meet Jill Sherer Murray, the Ted Talk sensation and author of the book “Big Wild Love: The Unstoppable Power of Letting Go.” Jill joins the podcast to talk about getting unstuck, the cultivation of self-love and the incredible benefits of letting go, all leading to more fulfilling relationships and much more  satisfaction with love. Jill’s Ted Talk was seen by millions.  Hear her story and you might be inspired to develop your own path to “Big Wild Love!” https://letgoforit.com

Jordan Rich is Boston’s busiest podcaster, appearing on over 400 podcast episodes and currently hosting 16 shows. To connect with him, visit www.chartproductions.com.


Jack Beatty -154



Meet author, commentator, historian and playwright Jack Beatty, longtime writer/editor for the Atlantic Magazine and NPR analyst. His latest project is a two-man play entitled, “The Battle Not Begun: Munich 1938.” It’s a look at the dramatic meeting between British Prime Minister Chamberlain and Adolph Hitler that resulted in the famous  announcement of “peace in our time.” A year after their peace agreement, Germany launched the second world war.

Jordan Rich is Boston’s busiest podcaster, appearing on over 400 podcast episodes and currently hosting 16 shows. To connect with him, visit www.chartproductions.com.


VNEOC & AIS Office Furniture -153



In this bonus double episode, we celebrate hard work and dedication to helping others, that is so much of what America is all about. This 4th of July, I am saluting two fine organizations. Ed Mitchell heads up the Veterans Northeast Outreach Center, providing housing, jobs, counseling and support to veterans.  It is an inspiring program being modeled by other veterans organizations  around the country.  Plus, a conversation with Bruce Platzman, CEO of AIS Office Furniture, a company that marshaled its resources and staff to offer needed help during the Corona Virus pandemic.  Along with corporate partners and hundreds of nationwide volunteers, AIS  with their unstoppable mask making seamstress Rosie, are well on their way to producing 1 million masks!

Jordan Rich is Boston’s busiest podcaster, appearing on over 400 podcast episodes and currently hosting 16 shows. To connect with him, visit www.chartproductions.com.


The Ruderman Family Foundation -152



Meet a married couple on a worthwhile mission.  Jay and Shira Ruderman head up The Ruderman Family Foundation that believes inclusion and understanding of all people is essential to a fair and flourishing community.  Through their efforts they have contributed to improving the lives of people with disabilities, shining a light on Hollywood, the sports world, education and business  and offering constructive ways to treat all people with dignity, kindness and respect.  They epitomize  what philanthropy for  community is all about! Jordan Rich is Boston’s busiest podcaster, appearing on over 400 podcast episodes and currently hosting 16 shows. To connect with him, visit www.chartproductions.com.


Stephanie Raffelock -151



Meet Stephanie Raffelock, host of the podcast Coffee Table Wisdom that celebrates mid-life as a bold revolution that encourages creativity, activity and vibrancy.  She’s also here to talk about her wonderful new, “A Delightful Little Book on Aging,” a perfect companion for anyone  on the magical  journey of life. Jordan Rich is Boston’s busiest podcaster, appearing on over 400 podcast episodes and currently hosting 16 shows. To connect with him, visit www.chartproductions.com.


Bob Coughlin MASS BIO -149



Meet Bob Coughlin, president and CEO of the Massachusetts Biotechnology Council.  Bob’s organization boasts over 1300 members in the highly diverse life sciences industry throughout the Bay State and beyond.  He offers an upbeat assessment of the work ongoing to get control of the Covid-19 virus, along with many other exciting developments in the field of life science, medicine, health care and technology.  Massachusetts is a major hub for ideas and results and on today’s podcast Bob brings us a powerful and hopeful message you will want to hear!  Jordan Rich is Boston’s busiest podcaster, appearing on over 400 podcast episodes and currently hosting 16 shows. To connect with him, visit www.chartproductions.com.


Bob Bronson -148



Meet radio pro Bob Bronson who has returned to host mornings in Boston at WROR 105.7.   Bob is a proud navy veteran and native New Englander, blessed with a glorious voice and engaging personality that has made him a success in the industry.  He scored high ratings  early on in Boston, had a successful run as a program director in the New Hampshire market, and for ten years was number one in New York City as morning host at  106.7 LITE-FM.  Join us as we talk about the changing radio business, lessons learned along the way and how excited Bob is to be returning home! Jordan Rich is Boston’s busiest podcaster, appearing on over 400 podcast episodes and currently hosting 16 shows. To connect with him, visit www.chartproductions.com.

 


Boston Casting -147



Casting is an integral part of any production. Meet the co-owners of Boston Casting, one of the nation’s top casting companies. Angela Peri and Lisa Lobel are seasoned pros and along with their team can do it all – feature films, independent films, TV series, commercials, voice-overs and more. For a full and impressive list of credits visit their site BostonCasting.com.
On this episode, we explore the state of the entertainment industry and how it’s been affected by Covid-19, what a casting director looks for in talent and  how you can train with top flight instructors to hone your skills as a performer.  We might  even share a bit of inside info about some of your your favorite stars! Jordan Rich is Boston’s busiest podcaster, appearing on over 400 podcast episodes and currently hosting 16 shows. To connect with him, visit www.chartproductions.com.