About

Any classic story stats with “Once upon a time…”

We learn through story telling. The most important thing we can do is share ideas and tell stories to each other to inform and educate. Jeff Madoff (Founder of Madoff Productions) teaches a course on Creative Careers at The New School Parsons School of Design. Every week, guests share their “once upon a time” story on how they got to do what it is they do. It is cool stuff with fascinating people, and the opportunity to learn about creative careers and how to make a living with ideas. The Creative Careers Podcast shares those stories with you.

About the host

Jeffrey Madoff is an American director, photographer, writer and professor living in New York City. He is the founder and CEO of Madoff Productions. His film and video work includes commercials, web content, music videos and documentaries for various clients such as Ralph Lauren and Victoria’s Secret. His online videos for Victoria’s Secret won the coveted Webby Award in 2009. His documentary films about Brooke Astor and Martha Graham have received notice in The New York Times. He directed a music video for UK recording artist DJ Fresh, which was number 1 on the MTV dance charts for four weeks in England and has had millions of views on YouTube. Madoff teaches a course, Creative Careers: Making a Living with your Ideas, at Parsons The New School for Design.