Karen Civil details her evolution as a blogger, digital media entrepreneur and influencer in a profile on PotentialofUs.com

The article notes some of the challenges she endured being an African-American female in the technology space and how she was able to find motivation despite the challenges she faced.

“I feel like everyone needs that encouragement because sometimes when you force yourself in work and in [your] personal [life], you need those reminders,” she says in the PotentialofUs.com article. “You need to know to keep pushing, and that’s what works for me. That’s what continuously keeps me going.”

Here is the full post by Verizon.