WNBA President Discusses Leadership and Empowerment

December 8, 2017

Lisa Borders on the value of influence

For Lisa Borders, leadership is about influence, not authority. 

"If you will allow people to take their own personal audit of their strengths, their weaknesses, where they can improve, and if you help them to develop, they will follow you almost anywhere," the WNBA president told students during a conversation with Dean Bill Boulding.

In these short videos, Borders discussed her experiences and approach to leadership as part of Fuqua's Distinguished Speaker Series. The full video of Borders' talk is also below.

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