When it comes to choosing the right role model, I see too many people choosing ... the wrong one. It's a trend that's been exacerbated by the online world.
That's because if someone is smart about building an online profile, they get exposure and visibility. However, it's so important not to confuse "profile" with "success".
Here's an example. I was talking to my friend, Alice (not her real name). She talked about how inspired she was about the journey of a famous