In Episode 67, Dawn Toledo Walsh shares her story of being determined to succeed and break cultural generational cycles.

She was a corporate VP by 40 and then hit the hard stop by Covid.

It was the best thing to happen to her. In the silence of shut down, Dawn realized how extreme her career life had become in an effort to do justice by her Puerto Rican parents’ hard work.

Listen to Dawn describe living her two dream jobs at once, both in the puzzle world, and one as the First Latina Puzzle Company Founder.

Find out which thematic puzzle subscription boxes are available for the holidays!

Learn her advice on how to rise above cultural expectations and the 2 really important actions to start a company, one puzzle piece at a time.

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Consuelo is a first gen Peruvian, structural engineer and mother who encourages women, especially women of color, to disregard conformity so their true personalities and talents will make this world a sassy musical rather than a monologue. Viva!

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Consuelo… with an ‘o’

Badass chica, 1st generation Peruvian, solo female who disregarded the patriarchy and forged into structural engineering... in stilettos, but really wanted to be a record album cover artist instead.

27 personalities rolled into one that bring insight, enthusiasm, humor and fearlessness to encourage young women to live their lives out loud and on their terms.

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