Creative Genius Captivated

Creative Genius Captivated


Latest Episodes

Ep23: Busy VS Effective
October 17, 2022

In this short episode, I share some insights on the difference between being busy & hustle VS being effective. It's casual and personal, hope it gives you some wisdom and inspirations! Give it a listen, and please leave a 5-star review if you like the

Ep22: Collecting 100 "No"s
October 10, 2022

In this episode, I discuss the quickest way to growth and success: Fail forward & upward, as fast as you can. I also explained why you might find it hard (or hurt). Give it a listen, and please leave a 5-star review if you like the show! FREE GIFT: 7

Ep21: Follow Your Heart & Feed Your Focus with Elaine Loh
October 03, 2022

In this episode, I invited screenwriter Elain Loh ( "Gossip Girl", "Dynasty") to talk about being a TV writer, following your artistic pursuits & pivoting from acting to screenwriting, as well as her tips and advice for young artists. Give it a listen

Ep20: Betting On Yourself
September 26, 2022

In this shorty episode, I discuss why you should always bet on yourself, and how to use that to create forward momentum.  Give it a listen, and please leave a 5-star review if you like the show! FREE GIFT: 7 Questions to Get You Unstuck https://

Ep19: How to Change Your Acting Game with Valorie Hubbard
September 19, 2022

In this episode, I invited my coach Valorie Hubbard, actress & CEO of Actors Fast Track, to discuss entrepreneurship for actors, mistakes actors make, and how to quickly up your game.  Give it a listen, and please leave a 5-star review if you lik

Ep18: Healing with Drama: A Conversation with Playwright Emma Goldman-Sherman
September 12, 2022

In this episode, Emma and I discuss the healing power of writing and her new immersive play FUKT. Give it a listen, and please leave a 5-star review if you like the show! FREE GIFT: 7 Questions to Get You Unstuck https://coaching.yiqingzhao.com Linke

Ep17: The Power of Decision Making
August 29, 2022

For the most part, my job as a coach is to help people make decisions. In this episode, I discuss why some people find it difficult to make decisions, how indecision is also a decision, and share some tips to make quick decisions so you can start generati

Ep16: Beliefs VS Expectations
August 22, 2022

In this episode, I discuss the difference between beliefs and expectations, how expectations are not serving you, as well as building a strong belief system. Give it a listen, and please leave a 5-star review if you like the show! FREE GIFT: 7 Questions t

Ep15: Busting Procrastination: 3 Reasons & Solutions
August 15, 2022

In this episode, I discuss 3 reasons why you're procrastinating and the solutions to that.  Give it a listen, and please leave a 5-star review if you like the show! FREE GIFT: 7 Questions to Get You Unstuck https://coaching.yiqingzhao.com Linked

Ep14: Creating Empowering Thought Habits
August 08, 2022

In this episode, I discuss the common habitual thoughts that keep people stuck, why it's important to build empowering thought habits, and how to do that.  I strongly recommend listening to the previous episode so you have a more comprehensive unders