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The service industry. Sometimes it's pretty, most of the time it's not. This is Stiffed. Think of it as your reverse Yelp, where we bring you stories of humor, and horror, from the service industry. From Straw Hut Media.

The service industry. Sometimes it's pretty, most of the time it's not. This is Stiffed. Think of it as your reverse Yelp, where we bring you stories of humor, and horror, from the service industry. From Straw Hut Media.

Location:

United States

Description:

The service industry. Sometimes it's pretty, most of the time it's not. This is Stiffed. Think of it as your reverse Yelp, where we bring you stories of humor, and horror, from the service industry. From Straw Hut Media.

Language:

English

Contact:

7608077138


Episodes

Let's Talk About Sex

4/11/2019
This week our theme is Sex in the Workplace. Sometimes you catch people having sex in the booth, by the kegs, or in the bathroom. Today Jesse talks to Jess and Pat. Jess tells the many tales of people she has caught having sex in her place of work. THEN Pat talks about some interesting events he witnessed at work in Florida. Find Straw Hut Media at https://strawhutmedia.com/ or on Instagram at https://www.instagram.com/strawhutmedia/. Follow Jesse on Instagram,...

Duration:00:24:57

Day's Not Over

4/4/2019
This week our theme is Winding Down. It's not surprise that us industry workers tend to drink more than most. We get off work, it's 4am, and our night IS JUST GETTING STARTED! Our first story, Michael Amico, co-host of another Straw Hut podcast called So I Heard This Interesting Podcast, interviews Jesse about a drunken run-in with an unknown family member after work. THEN Justin tells the not-so-happy tale of leaving work on the mean streets of New York. Find Straw Hut Media at...

Duration:00:24:41

Poor Management

3/28/2019
This week we dive into the world of poor management. Danny is invited to the studio to talk about a time he took a job only to find it was a front. Hookers, blow and more. Then Cheyenne was in a similar situation only to find that her "hostess" job was much more than what she signed up for. Find Straw Hut Media at https://strawhutmedia.com/ or on Instagram at https://www.instagram.com/strawhutmedia/. Follow Jesse on Instagram, https://www.instagram.com/stiffed_pod/ And Twitter!...

Duration:00:33:21

Tipping

3/21/2019
This week we talk tipping. Jesse hears two tales of tipping disasters and we learn the best behavior, the worst behavior, and completely unacceptable behavior. How can private tours at Disneyland go so wrong? And what happens when someone walks out? Tune in to find out! Find Straw Hut Media at https://strawhutmedia.com/ or on Instagram at https://www.instagram.com/strawhutmedia/. Follow Jesse on Instagram, https://www.instagram.com/stiffed_pod/ And Twitter! https://twitter.com/there_pod...

Duration:00:47:13

Part 3: The Masseuse

3/14/2019
To conclude our Minisode sage, in part 3 we return with Mike and Salina! This is time Salina speaks. She is a certified masseuse. Turns out listing that on Craigslist isn't always the best idea! Find Straw Hut Media at https://strawhutmedia.com/ or on Instagram at https://www.instagram.com/strawhutmedia/. Follow Jesse on Instagram, https://www.instagram.com/stiffed_pod/ And Twitter! https://twitter.com/there_pod Plus, check out the show page! https://strawhutmedia.com/stiffed/ Learn more...

Duration:00:17:03

Part 2: Shanghai

3/13/2019
Part 2 of our 3 part Minisodes. In part 2 we return with our friends Justin and Ava! Ava talks about the aggressive man that is convinced SHE wants to marry him AND have his children. And Justin tells all about the what happens when an entire staff says PEACE at once. Ava hosts her own podcast!! Tune in to Graceful Savage Studio! Find Straw Hut Media at https://strawhutmedia.com/ or on Instagram at https://www.instagram.com/strawhutmedia/. Follow Jesse on Instagram,...

Duration:00:25:45

Part 1: The Pitchman

3/12/2019
Part 1 of our 3 part Minisodes. In part 1 we return with THE MOOSE! Moose is back to talk about life as a pitchman! How he got into it, what made him stay, and what happens when you bring your little boy to work when you're trying to sell some mops at the fair! Find Straw Hut Media at https://strawhutmedia.com/ or on Instagram at https://www.instagram.com/strawhutmedia/. Follow Jesse on Instagram, https://www.instagram.com/stiffed_pod/ And Twitter! https://twitter.com/there_pod Plus, check...

Duration:00:20:18

Roofies

2/28/2019
This week's show we hear tales from two people that have been roofied. 1st, Mike talks about his strange and insane journey of three friends who all got roofied on the same night. THEN Jess is back to talk about the thing that people often question when they leave an unattended beverage, "Did someone do something to my drink?" Find Straw Hut Media at https://strawhutmedia.com/ or on Instagram at https://www.instagram.com/strawhutmedia/. Follow Jesse on Instagram,...

Duration:00:37:52

Racism in the Workplace

2/21/2019
This week's show tackles the tricky subject of racism. The Moose is back. He talks about an encounter with very unpleasant women who attacked him with a pork roast! Corrections to the story:1. Quorn is NOT spelled with and “i”2. Quorn is from Yorkshire, not Cornwall Then Jess describes some accusations that lead to crying on the job. Check out The Moose Review on YouTube NOW!!! Find Straw Hut Media at https://strawhutmedia.com/ or on Instagram at https://www.instagram.com/strawhutmedia/....

Duration:00:32:44

Fun and Love in the Workplace

2/14/2019
Valentines Day is upon us! Have you ever gotten fell in love with a co-worker? Justin co-hosts with Jesse on this episode. This week we hear from Mallory! She talks with us about a lovely man she started crushing on at work! Then Ava, Justin and Jesse play a few rounds of Eat, Serve, Toss! Find Straw Hut Media at https://strawhutmedia.com/ or on Instagram at https://www.instagram.com/strawhutmedia/. Follow Jesse on Instagram, https://www.instagram.com/stiffed_pod/ And Twitter!...

Duration:00:24:16

Dealing With Poop

2/7/2019
This week we hear two tales about poop in the workplace. Have you ever been incredibly desperate to take a crap? Like 2 weeks desperate? Or conversely, have you ever had to deal with another person's poop that may or may not be haunted? This week's show we delve into these sad and desperate stories. First Mike tells us of a particularly panic fueled period of time with his bowels. Then Clayton shares his own ghost adventure. Find Straw Hut Media at https://strawhutmedia.com/ or on Instagram...

Duration:00:34:02

Gender Differences in the Service Industry

1/31/2019
This week Jesse talks with four different women to get a different perspective on behavior in the workplace. It's 2019. Every voice matters, especially in an industry so prone to ignoring them. Whether it be owners, managers, or patrons it's no shock to say men and women are treated differently in the service industry. To find more great shows vistit Straw Hut Media's website or find them on Instagram. Follow Jesse on Instagram And Twitter! Plus, check out the Stiffed show page! Learn more...

Duration:00:27:52

Theft

1/24/2019
This weeks show we delve into these sadly reoccurring stories. I have a couple rants of my own before Justin has to deal with a very drunk and confused lady and then Mike reminds us why working retail at a novelty shop in the mall isn’t always ideal. Find Straw Hut Media at https://strawhutmedia.com/ or on Instagram at https://www.instagram.com/strawhutmedia/. Follow Jesse on Instagram, https://www.instagram.com/stiffed_pod/ And Twitter! https://twitter.com/there_pod Plus, check out the show...

Duration:00:11:13

Surreal Customers

1/17/2019
This week's episode is all about strange things and accusations that customers give you! Why would you keep trying to dye your hair in a public bathroom? And it’s not everyday you’re accused of kicking someone’s baby! This week we have two stories of surreal customers. Find Straw Hut Media at https://strawhutmedia.com/ or on Instagram at https://www.instagram.com/strawhutmedia/. Follow Jesse on Instagram, https://www.instagram.com/stiffed_pod/ And Twitter! https://twitter.com/there_pod Plus,...

Duration:00:22:48

Positivity

1/10/2019
This week's episode is all about the positive things that can happen when working in the service industry. They aren't all gross! Have you ever had a total stranger leave a very undeserved tip? This week we have two positive stories. In our first story Eric Boles, aka Moose, tells about his acting career, working in The Groundlings with Phil Hartman and Paul Reubens and what it brought to his work as a pitch man, AND Mallory tells a beautiful story about the mystery couple who left a 100%...

Duration:00:27:19

3 to 1 Fight

1/3/2019
This week's episode is all about a fight. Have you ever been the only employee at work? Ben tells us about this time he was working all alone and had to fight 3 people at once! This week we have our first call in story from Ben! Find Straw Hut Media at https://strawhutmedia.com/ or on Instagram at https://www.instagram.com/strawhutmedia/. Follow Cricket on Instagram, https://www.instagram.com/stiffed_pod/ And Twitter! https://twitter.com/there_pod Plus, check out the show page!...

Duration:00:31:18

Revenge

12/27/2018
This week's episode is all about REVENGE. Have you ever had a customer that just deserved testicles dipped in their drink or crotch pastrami? This week we have two stories all about frustrated employees coping with patrons. In our first story Jess tells us about a Tokyo Tea she was witness to, and then T tells us a romance revenge story. Find Straw Hut Media at https://strawhutmedia.com/ or on Instagram at https://www.instagram.com/strawhutmedia/. Follow Jesse on Instagram,...

Duration:00:19:04

Bad Business Ideas

12/20/2018
This week's episode is all about ridiculous mandates passed down from on high. Have you ever had a direction or order from a boss that was just some dumb you felt dumber for doing it and following orders? This week we have two stories all about frustrated employees dealing with their ridiculous mandates from their bosses! In our first story Justin tells about the time his boss and owner of a new establishment had all the employees ask customers give a one-star Yelp review, and then fellow...

Duration:00:39:03

Physical Confrontation

12/13/2018
This week's episode is all about physical confrontation. What's it when you are behind the bar and all the patrons are chanting "KILL THE BARTENDERS"? And what happens when a stranger makes eye contact through the window while peeing on your building? Sometimes a typical day goes quickly astray! Find Straw Hut Media at https://strawhutmedia.com/ or on Instagram at https://www.instagram.com/strawhutmedia/. Follow Jesse on Instagram, https://www.instagram.com/stiffed_pod/ And Twitter!...

Duration:00:29:50

Jesse Gets Let Go

12/6/2018
Jesse got fired. Because of his own podcast. Fellow Straw Hut podcaster William Sterling, host of The Motivation Report, sits down with him to unravel the tale of his recent discharge and why he's the true hero of this story. Find Straw Hut Media at https://strawhutmedia.com/ or on Instagram at https://www.instagram.com/strawhutmedia/. Follow Jesse on Instagram, https://www.instagram.com/stiffed_pod/ And Twitter! https://twitter.com/there_pod Plus, check out the show page!...

Duration:00:44:06