26 episodes

Remember the start of The Real World? "Find out what happens when people stop being polite and start getting REAL." That's the inspiration behind this podcast. Leaders will learn from CEOs and others who've landed in a hot mess, and how they got themselves out.

Hot Mess Hotline Stefanie Krievins

    • Management
    • 5.0 • 2 Ratings

Remember the start of The Real World? "Find out what happens when people stop being polite and start getting REAL." That's the inspiration behind this podcast. Leaders will learn from CEOs and others who've landed in a hot mess, and how they got themselves out.

    Why Fast Business Growth Didn't Stop in 2020 but was Redefined Instead

    Why Fast Business Growth Didn't Stop in 2020 but was Redefined Instead

    This episode features Armando Lanuti, the president of Creative Works. Their primary customers' businesses closed up shop when COVID hit. They were on track for a blockbuster year and then everything came to a screeching halt.

    But Armando's team demonstrated resilience in amazing ways. Listen in for how they pivoted, adapted, were optimistic, and came out of 2020 swinging for the fences.

    Get more tips at https://www.stefaniekrievins.com/blog

    • 1 hr 8 min
    A Mini Mess on Why There IS an "I" in Team!

    A Mini Mess on Why There IS an "I" in Team!

    We've all seen the inspirational placard "There's No I in Team!"

    If you want to know how to improve communication within a team, the first thing that you need to know is there IS an "I" in "Team" - and no, asserting your "I"-ness does NOT make you an A-Hole.

    Get more tips at https://www.stefaniekrievins.com/blog

    See the full blog post and transcript at https://stefaniekrievins.com/there-is-an-i-in-team/

    Subscribe wherever you listen to podcasts and share with a friend who has a hot mess!

    • 3 min
    A Mini Mess on Why Time Management is a Myth

    A Mini Mess on Why Time Management is a Myth

    Time management is a myth. I’m going to talk about why – and what you should be doing to maximize the time you have, manage expectations at work and at home with the emergencies that inevitably arise, and get your best work done without the stress.

    Get more tips at https://www.stefaniekrievins.com/blog

    See the full blog post and transcript at https://stefaniekrievins.com/why-time-management-is-a-myth/ 

    Subscribe wherever you listen to podcasts and share with a friend who has a hot mess!

    • 4 min
    A Mini Mess on Why Gen X is Awesome in the Workplace!

    A Mini Mess on Why Gen X is Awesome in the Workplace!

    Growing up Gen X meant growing up in a really interesting time. We were independent, bridging genres, friend cliques, interests, and more.

    This independence didn’t go away when we entered the workforce, either! It made us confident and awesome.

    Get more tips at https://www.stefaniekrievins.com/blog

    See the full blog post and transcript at https://stefaniekrievins.com/why-gen-x-is-awesome/

    Subscribe wherever you listen to podcasts and share with a friend who has a hot mess!

    • 5 min
    How this President and Founder used her strategic plan to change everything

    How this President and Founder used her strategic plan to change everything

    In this episode, Sam Julka and her team had to figure out how to use tools in new ways, provide clients with a needed service, and keep their doors open despite everything changing.

    See the full blog post at www.stefaniekrievins.com/how-this-president-and-founder-used-her-strategic-plan-to-change-everything

    Take the Hot Mess Quiz at https://stefaniekrievins.com/hotmessquiz/

    Subscribe wherever you listen to podcasts and share with a mid-level leader who has a hot mess!

    • 32 min
    How a network of trusted advisors helped this CEO pivot to a new strategic plan

    How a network of trusted advisors helped this CEO pivot to a new strategic plan

    For Sam Julka, 2020 proved that strategic planning can sometimes have unintended or unexpected benefits, such as finding yourself with a team of great advisors during a global pandemic.

    See the full blog post at www.stefaniekrievins.com/how-a-network-of-trusted-advisors-helped-this-ceo-pivot-to-a-new-strategic-plan

    Take the Hot Mess Quiz at https://stefaniekrievins.com/hotmessquiz/

    Subscribe wherever you listen to podcasts and share with a mid-level leader who has a hot mess!

    • 32 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
2 Ratings

2 Ratings

KitKatCa624 ,

Great advice and easy listening!

I’ve been reading emails from Stefanie for years and love this new podcast. Timely and relevant info that keeps me inspired.

Top Podcasts In Management