I wrote this article about my father this past year in July. I wrote it to my facebook friends as a tribute to my father JOHN W. Carter Senior. I recently realized that I had not put this article here on Guts Is The Key for my readers. So I’m going to fix that. Here… More Tribute to my father John W. Carter Sr.
Every once in a while, a young professional strikes me with their talent and promise. And so I follow their career to watch success develop. Dan Galante is one of these. A few years ago, I came in contact with him through his sales related thoughts and have enjoyed watching his professional growth and talent. His… More Lessons Learned from Selling: By, Dan Galante
Courage runs deep with me. It started with a wise father who lived that lesson himself. John W. Carter Sr. had GUTS. Real guts and he taught me. So this is a personal story about where GUTS comes from. You may find it interesting and helpful to you. So, read on. I remember when… More A tough man who was good, And A good man who was tough!
My mother has been gone since I was 24 years old but she remains the single most important influence in my life. I was definitely a mama’s boy. My mother was crazy about me and I was crazy about my mama. I remember winning best dressed contests at school, because my mama had my clothes… More In tribute to my mother; Mary “Louise” Carter 1925-1983
Dear Guts Is the Key Reader. A few years ago, I made a new friend online. Her name is Heather Gauthier. There is much I could say about her but the primary reason I have asked her to share with you is that her writing talent is so prolific and amazing. … More The Moment
For quite some time, I have built a great relationship with the head of the local high school athletic boosters. Kevan Callicutt is a young man, who puts his heart into everything he does. He is a great role model for youth and a perfect leader to inspire others, to higher thresh-holds of performance.… More Athletic Competitive Spirit and Excellence in Youth
I had the privilege many years ago of going to Bible College. I wish I could say it was because I was such a committed Christian. But honestly today, I must admit the exact reverse. I was a young man coming apart at the seams. I probably should write about that. I will… More God’s touch brings healing, restoration and spiritual awakening!