Book Review from Founder of Selling Power

Gerhard Gschwandtner, founder and publisher of Selling Power magazine, calls Through the Fires “an inspiring blueprint for success in life and in business.”   Click here to read the full book...
Upcoming interview on WGN-AM Chicago radio

Upcoming interview on WGN-AM Chicago radio

Robert O. Carr will appear on the WGN-AM (720) Chicago radio show, “After Hours,” on Sunday, Jan. 25, at 9:30 p.m. CST, to talk about his book, “Through the Fires: An American Business Story of Turbulence, Triumph and Giving Back.” The show...

U.S. 1 Newspaper – Survival Guide 2015

Why Employees Count More than Customers … as he recounts in his just published corporate biography, “Through the Fires,” his path to CEO’s office was lined with considerable challenges. When Carr started his company, he operated out of his house, and his mother...

Why Write a Book?

Any CEO who writes a book must have a huge ego. They are rich and powerful, so they think they have all the answers. What other reason could there be for a chief executive to write a book? I wish I had a few more of the answers, let alone all of them. I do know this...