About Deborah Johnson

Deborah Johnson is the President and founder of DJWorksMusic and Worthy Acts. She is not only a headliner artist, but speaker, author, composer and educator with a Master's Degree. With over a dozen albums, three full-length original musicals with National Distribution and several books under her belt, these all make Deborah a part of a unique group of women entertainers and composers in the world. In the past years, she has been up for multiple Grammy Awards for her original songs, arrangements and albums. In 2014, she entered the speaker world as an expert in her field and by developing a new book with a motivational keynote entitled, “Getting Your Life Unstuck.” Deborah LOVES her audiences and is uniquely able to relate her years of working as an entrepreneur in the business of music and entertainment to help people get "unstuck." She is also able to add music and media to her messages for even greater impact. Questions or interested in hiring Deborah? Go here: http://djworksmusic.com/booking-contact/. Deborah is also a long-distance runner; she runs her businesses, her home and keeps up with three amazing sons and a husband.

3D Printing Industry

By |Tips for Entrepreneurs|

The 3D printing industry is a democratizing agent of manufacturing. The accelerating rate of technology is affecting our world in ways most people aren't even thinking about. Chicago's 3D Printer Experience is aptly named: It aims to educate and engage the public by offering a relaxed setting to learn about a beneficial new technology, which [...]

Printable Sheet Music

By |Books and Quotes|

The entire My Father's Favorite Hymns Piano/Vocal Book is now available as printable sheet music. It is 99 pages in length and includes twelve contemporary arrangements of timeless favorites. These arrangements are piano-based instrumentals and vocals with vocal and orchestral accompaniment. The book also includes a title page for each hymn with author information, date it was [...]

Marketing 101-part two

By |Personal Goal Development|

We learn several more lessons in Marketing 101 with a recent campaign featuring GoPro, the tiny but rugged mountable video camera. (see part one here) Wistia, the B2B video-hosting company that was in charge of marketing set the first principle: to use inspiration and creativity in marketing with GoPros sporty Hero 4 video camera. Their second marketing 101 principle was [...]

Marketing 101-part one

By |Personal Goal Development|

We learn a lesson in Marketing 101 with a recent campaign featuring GoPro, the tiny but rugged mountable video camera. It's one of the most recognized camera brands in the world-known for capturing epic, adrenaline-inducing adventure and extreme-sports videos. A B2B video-hosting company, Wistia, announced the launch of "GoPro Week," a marketing effort meant to [...]

Until Next Time Sheet Music

By |New YouTube Videos|

Until Next Time Sheet Music is now available at Sheet Music Plus! Gone are the days that music typewriters were $20,000 (this was the cost when I was finishing grad school!) Everything was printed with a music calligraphy pen and you could tell how much work I was doing by my black-stained fingers! Music programs like Finale [...]

Winning the Lottery in Life

By |Work Life Balance|

Last year (2014) Americans gambled on winning the lottery, spending a total of $70.15 billion on lottery tickets, according to the North American Association of State and Provincial Lotteries. The next highest expenditure was Sports tickets with $17.8 billion, then books, $14.6 billion, video games, $13.1billion, movie box office, $10.7 billion, and music, $6.8 billion. [...]

Geek Squad with Lost Data

By |Tips for Entrepreneurs|

If you have lost your data, you definitely need a geek squad of major proportions. That's what Austin McChord offers up. He is the 29-year-old CEO of data backup company Datto. Datto is a geek squad far from Silicon Valley-about 3,000 miles in Norwalk, Conn. Datto deals in the geek squad coma-inducing business of information [...]