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Stacey Alcorn
Entrepreneur, Author, Speaker, Attorney, and Mom, Stacey Alcorn’s blogs are about business, life, and wealth. Stacey owns several businesses including the largest MA based real estate firm, a law firm, a consulting business, and a fashion line. In 2013 Stacey and her two partners launched The REACH Movement and now teach others through seminars, workshops, and high performance groups how to REACH!.

Entries by Stacey Alcorn

Marc Megna -- Anatomy of an Entrepreneur

(1) Comments | Posted June 29, 2015 | 8:02 AM


Maybe you don't believe you can achieve massive dreams in your life. Maybe you are the chunky kid living in a housing project in the industrial city of Fall River, MA being raised by a single mom who busts her ass to provide...

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Anthony Mackie on Achieving Big Dreams

(0) Comments | Posted June 23, 2015 | 7:50 AM


He has starred in feature films, television series, and Broadway and Off-Broadway plays. He starred as Tupac Shakur in the feature film, Notorious. He also played feature roles in 8 Mile, The Hurt Locker, Abraham Lincoln - Vampire Hunter, Million Dollar Baby,...

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Paul Gerard Farina -- The Hot and Cold Truth

(0) Comments | Posted June 18, 2015 | 8:06 AM


I recently sat down with Boston based empire owner, Paul Gerard Farina. He is the owner of Farina Corporation, the leading HVAC firm in city since 1958. The business was started by Gerard's dad and today Gerard continues to grow the...

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Rosemary Farina - Creating a Signature for Success

(1) Comments | Posted June 14, 2015 | 6:27 AM


Isn't it true that often times the best things come in small packages? So it is true with empires too. I recently had the opportunity to meet with a powerhouse entrepreneur who has built a massive employment staffing empire by keeping it small....

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Producing Results - An Interview With Movie Producer Sam Slater

(0) Comments | Posted June 5, 2015 | 1:18 PM

Imagine having an enormous dream for your life, but you find that your education, your current job and your current life circumstances have taken you down a totally different path. Not unusual, right? What do you do? Do you chuck everything you've...
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All in the Family -- An Interview With Derald Bontrager

(3) Comments | Posted June 1, 2015 | 5:35 PM


Building a business is hard work. It is an enormous investment of blood, sweat, tears, and financial resources. What's even harder than building a business? Carrying out a legacy. Imagine what it would be like if...

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The Taste of Success - An Interview with Davio's Steve DiFillippo

(1) Comments | Posted May 29, 2015 | 7:22 AM


Entrepreneur, restaurateur, family man - I recently had lunch with Steve DiFillippo, the man behind the award-winning empire known as Davio's Northern Italian Steakhouse, with restaurants throughout Massachusetts, Pennsylvania, New York, Atlanta, and now expanding into California. If...

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Your Greatest Strength: Weakness - An Interview with Dr. Ulrik Christensen

(0) Comments | Posted May 19, 2015 | 7:53 AM


There are tomes written about the importance of playing to your strengths in life. In other words, find something you are good at then build your life and career around that very area. As for your weaknesses, don't worry about those. Bury them....

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Mind Your Own Business -- The Jeffrey Hayzlett Way

(0) Comments | Posted May 18, 2015 | 12:04 PM


Jeffrey Hayzlett is the host of Executive Perspectives and the C-Suite with Jeffrey Hayzlett on C-Suite TV where he uncovers the secrets that entrepreneurs and C-Suite executives use to build their own empires. Jeffrey refers to it as "minding your...

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Wicked Good Cupcakes - Entrepreneurism One Bite at a Time

(0) Comments | Posted May 1, 2015 | 10:33 AM


Hard work, a penchant for building big if you are going to build anything, and a tiny bit of luck....that's what it takes to build massive business empire according to mother-daughter duo, Tracey Noonan and Danielle "Dani" Vilagie, the entrepreneurs who have built...

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Quiet Patience -- Robin Roberts

(2) Comments | Posted April 25, 2015 | 8:33 AM


How does one achieve impossible dreams? I'm about to share with you some secrets. Take heed for these were shared with me by someone who has achieved fame, fortune, and honor in her career and personal life. These secrets were shared with me...

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Build It Like Chi Bang

(0) Comments | Posted April 23, 2015 | 12:36 PM


Entrepreneurs come in all shapes and sizes. This one is chiseled as finely as a Michelangelo. As well he should be, his business is bodies. He is the founder and CEO of Chi Bang Bodies, an elite fitness training company from...

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A Race to Happiness - Fred Smith

(0) Comments | Posted April 2, 2015 | 1:08 PM


Anyone can be an entrepreneur, but only a rare few build massive empires. Those that do are usually the ones that somehow change their industry. Think, for example, of Guy Laliberte and Gilles Ste-Croix, creators of Cirque de Soleil. They didn't enter the...

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Richard Friedman -- Success Unseasoned

(0) Comments | Posted March 31, 2015 | 9:27 AM


Recently I sat down with the dynamic, humble, and ultra-successful businessman, Richard Friedman. Friedman has an impressive history of turning real estate into gold by pioneering projects including hotels, shopping centers, office buildings, and housing. Some of his more notable real estate expeditions...

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Congresswoman Niki Tsongas on Embracing Change

(0) Comments | Posted March 12, 2015 | 1:49 PM

I recently had lunch with Congresswoman Niki Tsongas in Washington D.C. Niki is the current U.S. Representative for Massachusetts's 3rd congressional district. She is the widow of Paul Tsongas, who was a United States Senator from Massachusetts from 1978 to 1984 and who was a candidate for the Democratic nomination...

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Bob Anderson - Patriarch of the Paper Store

(1) Comments | Posted March 5, 2015 | 6:48 PM


What kind of person does it take to build a retail giant with more than 50 stores, 1600+ employees (which swells to more than 2000 during the holidays), and annual sales volume in the hundreds of millions? As I drove to the interview...

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Moving the Right Pawn -- Building Empires Interview With Michael Goldstein

(0) Comments | Posted March 3, 2015 | 12:07 PM


What does it take to build a massive empire from scratch? You are about to find out! I recently had a sit down with entrepreneur extraordinaire Michael Goldstein. Michael has systematically built his business, Empire Loan, over the past 30 years, and today...

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4 New Rules to Client Engagement - An Interview with Sergio Garcia

(0) Comments | Posted February 24, 2015 | 5:00 PM


The way people consume media is changing at a rapid pace. What was once magazines, newspapers, television, and radio is now streaming TV, blogs, and podcasts. The old rules for reaching customers are no longer relevant, namely advertising on television, radio, and print....

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7 Lessons Learned From a Bumpy 2014

(1) Comments | Posted January 5, 2015 | 11:52 AM


It's been a crazy, exciting, sad, fulfilling, awesome, challenging, happy, and amazing 2014. I started the year by marrying my best friend on New Year's Eve while at the same time raising thousands of dollars for a charity we adore. In January, I...

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Humble at Heart: 5 Lessons to Giving Back Stacey Lucchino Style

(1) Comments | Posted November 18, 2014 | 9:45 AM


Lucchino - It's a name that resonates throughout Boston. Larry Lucchino, CEO of The Boston Red Sox is a symbol of entrepreneurship, resilience, and of course baseball. It's rare to hear a Boston sports news segment without a peppering of what Larry Lucchino...

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