Ron Funelas

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10 Signs You’re A Frankenboss

<b>Frankenboss</b> – <i>noun;</i> 1. A mean boss that terrorizes his or her employees; 2. A boss whose behavior closely resembles that of a half-brained monster; 3. …

9 #Leadership Actions That Build Trust

Building trust seems so cliche, which is unfortunate, because its importance simply cannot be overstated. Real trust is critical to a healthy team …

Are You a Boss or a Leader? 7 Ways to Tell

“You’re not the boss of me!” That was the phrase my younger sister would frequently yell at me during our youth when I was being the domineering big …

A retired Navy SEAL commander explains 12 traits all effective leaders must have

In his new book, "Extreme Ownership: How US Navy SEALs Lead and Win," cowritten with his former platoon commander, Leif Babin, he and Babin explain the lessons learned in combat that they've taught to corporate clients for the past four years in their leadership-consultancy firm, Echelon …

Are You Making These 4 Leadership Mistakes?

3 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>While it is certainly "human to err," when you're leading a team, it is important to learn how to avoid some of the most common mistakes that could lose you the respect of your team and potentially affect productivity. Below are …

Leadership

How to have Great One to One Meetings with Your Team

If your one to one meetings aren’t going well, deep down, you probably know it. Some (or all) of the following are probably true then:<p><b>Empty talk:</b> …

8 Ways Leaders Become Better

Leadership still is viewed as central to an organization's success because it is what motivates and inspires the rest of the team to be accountable and productive. For example, in the Deloitte University Press Human Capital Trends 2014 Survey, leadership was at the top of the list of the most …

Stress Can Be a Good Thing If You Know How to Use It

With all the media and medical attention on stress and its negative health impacts, it is easy to reach the conclusion that stress is irredeemably bad—something to be avoided as much as possible.<p>We have a different perspective. We believe that pursuing a “stress-free” life often causes more stress …

Mindfulness

7 Habits That Successful Leaders Never Give Up

Let me just start by saying, I’m not what you would consider a morning person. I’m not a terrible dragon by any means. But, with three kids, the dog, …

How to Be a Leader – Not a Boss – to Get the Most From Your Employees

A special post in celebration of Boss’s Day As employees across the country observe Boss’s Day today, it is a great time for managers at all levels …

How a Real Leader Runs a Company Meeting

If your employees dread your meetings, you're doing something wrong. Here's how to make a meeting useful and productive for everyone.<p>Meetings are the most dreaded part of office life. Too often, they feel aimless and unproductive, and can quickly sap employee morale. But it doesn’t have to be that …

Team Building

​7 phrases you will never hear a great leader say

They're constantly aware that everything they say will be taken to heart by their team, and that they'll be measured against their own words.<p>That's why you'll never hear them say these common phrases.<p>1. 'Because I said so.'<p>Great leadership means building a culture of collaboration and connection, …

Twenty Great Leadership Quotes

Here are 20 of my favorite leadership quotes. Some are statements about leadership, and others, such as quotes about people or culture, directly …

How To Give Concise Positive Feedback

There’s a significant amount of attention in leadership literature about how to provide tough feedback. That makes sense since conveying criticism hits several triggers for us, from fear of conflict to being disliked. However, positive feedback needs its own focus, since we’re not excelling there …

How I've Improved My Leadership Skills Based on Employee Feedback

<i>Peter Daisyme is the co-founder of Palo Alto, California-based Hosting Inc, a hosting company specializing in helping businesses with hosting their website for free, for life.</i><p>The only way to really know how you're doing as a business leader is to ask others on your team. They typically have a …

Leadership

The First Golden Rule Of Leadership

Skills and experience might land you a leadership position with a large business organization, but they don’t make you a true leader.<p>Leadership comes from inside—and the greatest leaders first question themselves before they tackle the world around them.<p><b>Develop an inner clarity. Understand your</b> …

7 Phrases You Will Never Hear a Great Leader Say

When you're a leader, your words set the tone for those around you. Others are likely to take your ideas to heart. If you aspire to greatness in leadership, here are some phrases to strike from your vocabulary.<p>Great leaders know that how they communicate is almost as important as what they …

Leadership

Amazing 130 Sq. Ft. Micro Apartment in Paris

This is a 130 sq. ft. micro apartment in Paris.<p>Inside you’ll find a multi-functional living area with a kitchen, bedroom, living area, and desk. Plus …

Tiny House Movement

31 Tiny House Hacks To Maximize Your Space

Just because your house is small doesn't mean you can't live large.

A Clear Case of “Form Embraces Function”: Laiki Lefkothea Residence in Cyprus

The <b>Laiki Lefkothea project</b> is a contemporary residence with original design twists, developed by <b>Tsikkinis Architecture Studio</b> in Limassol, Cyprus. …

Architecture

Complex Sunflower House Framing Spectacular Views of the Mediterranean

The original geometry exhibited by <b>The Sunflower house</b> allows its inhabitants to contemplate framing views of the Mediterranean from every room. …

TimesLIVE

Compact Living Cube Multi-Functional Furniture and Storage

Swiss designer Till Konneker of Ill Designs moved into his apartment studio only to discover it lacked storage space. Like a creative artist that he …

Furniture

Modern Family Home Tastefully Decorated With Natural Light

Rising in a new neighborhood in Cassà de la Selva, Girona, Spain, this modern family home is known as “Casa en Cassà”. From outside, its bold …

Swimming Pools

Narrow Dwelling in Toronto Converted Into Bright Family Refuge: The Contrast House

Situated on a corner lot in a dense neighborhood in Toronto, Canada, the <b>Contrast House</b> by <b>Dubbeldam Architecture + Design</b> is a modern rehabilitation …

Modern and Highly Functional Urban Oasis: House Between the Trees in Bratislava

With a great location in a peaceful green setting, yet close to Bratislava’s city center, the <b>House Between the Trees</b> by Slovakian studio <b>Architekti</b> …

Architecture

Family Retreat in California Shaping a Relaxed Lifestyle

When you already have a dream home, the life you imagined living is within your grasp. Imagine extending that feeling even more by building a modern …

Modern Cottage Rising on Old Heirloom Cottage Grounds

A family timber-frame cottage absorbs modern design and building techniques to become a fascinating dark retreat. Dressed in cross-laminated black …

Cottages

Connecting Three Historic Dwellings with a Modern Extension: Inspiring House in Vexin

Recently completed by French architect <b>Jean-Philippe Doré</b>, <b>House in Vexin</b> is an inspiring project that connects three historic homes with a modern …

Architecture