Welcome to the Women at Halftime Podcast

Resources & ideas for those at mid-career or the halftime of life to maximize skills, resources and talent to pursue their goals and dreams to make their second half even better than their first.

Practical tools and principles for both business and life.

A new episode comes out every Tuesday! We have one guest a month and both Greg & Deb are on together once a month--a treat!

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Mark Malbon

Mark Malbon

Retired "Big Four" Audit Partner and CFO

Deborah is equally adept at performing onstage or diving into technical IT details. A recent podcast with her talented husband Greg about cryptocurrency is another example of her wide-ranging skillset.



Apple Podcast  Review

"A Must Listen!" As a brand new listener, Deborah provides a fresh perspective on goal setting for any business owner!

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Apple Podcast  Review

"Very Insightful!" Great insight and very helpful

Blog Pages include Weekly Podcast, Video & Article!

  • How Joy and Happiness Foster Longevity
    by Deborah on December 4, 2021 at 12:53 pm

    Joy and HappinessJoy and Happiness are terms thrown around more and more in our current society. There are new books released on empowerment and happiness most every day. Many of these books are all about what it means to be joyful with the power of ordinary things to create extraordinary happiness. There are even books The post How Joy and Happiness Foster Longevity appeared first on My Blog.

  • Don Knotts and Tied Up in Knotts
    by Deborah on November 26, 2021 at 7:59 pm

    Who was Don Knotts?Don Knotts, born Jesse Donald Knotts (1924-2006), was the legendary funnyman who made Barney Fife from the Andy Griffith Show (1960-1968) one of the most beloved characters in television comedy. He also made many movies with Tim Conway (1933-1019) such as The Incredible Mr. Limpet, The Ghost and Mr. Chicken and The The post Don Knotts and Tied Up in Knotts appeared first on My Blog.

  • The Challenge of Technology: Make it Simple
    by Deborah on November 20, 2021 at 1:04 pm

    Challenge of TechnologyWith the challenge of technology, the phrase I hear most often is, I’m not good at tech! This is a mindset that is not easily overcome. Technology can be frustrating and a time-sucker. Even some of the most tech-experienced people realize that anything can go wrong. I was recently interviewed for a podcast and The post The Challenge of Technology: Make it Simple appeared first on My Blog.

  • Ideas for Holiday Giving with Adult Children
    by Deborah on November 12, 2021 at 12:51 pm

    Holiday GivingAs we approach of the end of the year we start thinking more and more about holiday giving. Miracle on 34th Street and White Christmas are once again played on our big screens, bringing warm feelings of togetherness. But that’s about our feelings. A big part of our holiday giving at this stage of The post Ideas for Holiday Giving with Adult Children appeared first on My Blog.

  • Getting to the Marathon Finish Line: What it Takes to Finish
    by Deborah on November 6, 2021 at 8:29 pm

    Marathon Finish LineI compare crossing a marathon finish line to living a life that stays on course, fulfilling an intentional purpose and goal. It entails training in small increments, steady focused work and the awareness of boundaries and limits. Within sports, most running marathon training plans range from twelve to twenty weeks. It is a large The post Getting to the Marathon Finish Line: What it Takes to Finish appeared first on My Blog.

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Discover Our Hosts

They met on a blind date, then married 4 1/2 months later. (They don't advise their kids to do this!) But they have survived many years of raising kids, balancing finances, reinvention and changing jobs and most recently, caring for aging parents.

 Deborah Johnson, M.A. 


International award-winning music artist, author and speaker. She loves to help others get unstuck with mindsets to reinvent their life and reach expansive goals. She can do all this while playing on a grand piano and singing!

 Greg Johnson, M. Div. 

 Guest Co-Host  1x month!

Former professional baseball player (Cleveland Indians-Triple-A), sales expert and registered financial advisor, Greg provides great insight and fun as a "Type B" to Deborah's "Type A" personality! Bonus: Yes, they've been married over 40 years so there's a lot to share!

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Recommended Books

The Summit Book-Front

The Summit

Journey to Hero Mountain: Available Hardbound, Paperback, eBook, Audiobook

To review a book like this one is a huge privilege BECAUSE it previews the multitude of readers who will be deeply challenged & inspired in their life journey to 'go big', to 'go beyond' to believe where others doubt and diminish their dreams.  -Naomi Rhode, CSP, CPAE Speaker Hall of Fame, Past NSA National President, Past President International Federation of Professional Speakers.

Women at Halftime Book

Women at Halftime

Principles for Producing Your Successful Second Half: Available Hardbound, Paperback, eBook, Audiobook

Deborah has provided women approaching their second season with a real life conversation and roadmap to move from stuck to success. An excellent read for all women.- Joyce Odidison, Founder, President Interpersonal Wellness Institute

Personal Development-Bad Code

Bad Code

Overcoming Bad Mental Code that Sabotages Your Life: Available Hardbound, Paperback, eBook

A good book for students, counselors, social workers, pastors and other people in the helping profession as they help people reframe or restructure the lenses they use to view and interpret life. -Jamie E. Mendoza, Psy.D.

Personal Development-Stuck

Stuck is Not a Four Letter Word

Seven Steps to Getting Unstuck: Available Hardbound, Paperback, Kindle

A "must have" book to move forward with your career and life at any stage! Deborah has a fresh way of putting a new spin on important concepts for your life and career with good application steps. Helpful bedside table book to review sections as you need them. -Peggy Duguesnel Malbon, International Recording Artist

Music for Kids Deborah Johnson

Music for Kids

When to Start Piano Lessons: Available Paperback, Kindle

Music Education is an important and worthwhile endeavor for any family, but most people don't know where or how to begin. I heartily endorse this book, which is the only one I've ever seen that succinctly and directly addresses many of the questions and concerns I frequently hear from parents who are interested in starting their children in their musical journey. -Laura Sullivan, Grammy Award® Winning Composer & Recording Artist