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Halftime Audiobook
Halftime
Written by: 
Bob Buford
Narrated by: 
Max Bloomquist
Halftime Audiobook

Halftime: Moving from Success to Significance

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Publisher's Summary

Halftime. Time to pause, midway in the game of your life, and consider how to make the transition from professional success to significance.

Revised and expanded for a new generation of leaders, Bob Buford's best seller shows how you can make the second half of your life even more rewarding than the first.

©2008 The Leadership Network, Inc.; (P)2008 Zondervan

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    Hazel 01-30-16
    Hazel 01-30-16 Member Since 2014
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    "Just ok"

    Listened to it on a trip because someone raved about it.
    It was just ok. Not really exciting or memorable

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
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    Roger United States 01-22-15
    Roger United States 01-22-15 Member Since 2012

    Roger Laidig- Author of Finding Purpose and Joy, It's a Journey

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    "GREAT BOOK AS ONE JOURNEYS THROUGH LIFE!"
    What did you love best about Halftime?

    For people that have lived enough life that they are at a point where they may be asking "Is this all there is to life?", it is very helpful in answering that question.


    Who was your favorite character and why?

    Bob Buford, the author of the book. He was real.


    What about Max Bloomquist’s performance did you like?

    Very easy to listen to.


    Was this a book you wanted to listen to all in one sitting?

    No.


    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
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    Luis Fernandez Cervantes 05-07-11 Member Since 2006
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    "Nothing new, very superficial"

    First of all the book is too preachy. If you can set aside the fact that is written for christian audience it can be tolerable. But the real issue is that the book doesn't offer the level of depth, insight and action to really face true half time challenges. Rather is the story of a rich man who lost his son and decided to dedicate full time to his church.

    3 of 5 people found this review helpful
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    John Zedomi 03-10-16
    John Zedomi 03-10-16 Member Since 2014
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    "Clarity"

    This is a great book for anyone who senses that life has more meaning than the just being successful. I heard John Maxwell talk about this book in one of his books and it caught interest. Am glad I did because it has helped me answer some very pertinent questions and helped me reshape how I see my second half.

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    Justin 10-12-15
    Justin 10-12-15
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    "great book"

    This is such a great reminder to consider half time even at a young age like me ,34

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    Jeff Schuster Highlands Ranch, CO USA 10-23-14
    Jeff Schuster Highlands Ranch, CO USA 10-23-14
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    "Over simplistic"

    I guess I should have paid closer attention to the other reviews on this site. The book gave me two things that could have been included in a pamphlet: 1) Put one thing in the "box"; and 2) List your past competencies and passions. The author claims that he put a J in the box instead of a $. Life decisions are not this black and white. As a Christian, I am guessing that Bob Buford already had a J in his box... Just because you operate a profitable business does not mean that you are so single-minded as to only focus on money. Jesus has and always will be part of my life. I am trying to decide where to apply my experience, and expertise after a long life of working hard in a career. This book did not help me with that decision.

    1 of 2 people found this review helpful
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    "A phenomenal book."
    If you could sum up Halftime in three words, what would they be?

    Absolutely masterpiece. Love it. Loads of fantastic points and insights to use straight away.
    Highly recommend to anyone. I am very happy with that book.


    Who was your favorite character and why?

    My main character was Jesus. And his influence on the author. Stunning performance.


    What about Max Bloomquist’s performance did you like?

    He did a fantastic job.


    Did you have an emotional reaction to this book? Did it make you laugh or cry?

    Both.


    0 of 0 people found this review helpful

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