Leaders shape the future by casting a compelling vision of a preferable future. Yet a leader is only as good as the information he or she uses. This section of the Barna website helps you examine our latest research on transformational leadership. Browse our recent data and research-based resources on the subject of leadership.

The Different Impact of Good and Bad Leadership

February 18, 2015—You’ve probably heard it said that people don’t quit jobs, they quit bad bosses.It’s a common leadership maxim—often issued as a word of warning to those stepping into leadership: a bad leader can ruin even the best of jobs.

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George Barna & David Kinnaman Reflect on 30 Years of Barna Group

November 19, 2014—In 1984, George and Nancy Barna set aside their spare bedroom as the headquarters for the newly founded Barna Research Group. Both the culture and the company have undergone seismic changes over the course of three decades, but the driving vision of Barna Group remains the same: to provide Church and cultural leaders with knowledge to navigate a changing world.

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A Missing Link In Christian Leadership

June 19, 2013 - Americans love to talk about leadership—just look at the national dialogue sparked by Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg’s Lean In or the ongoing dialogue within churches about leading and disciple-making.

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Christian Support for Obama Declines

Christian Support for Obama DeclinesFeburary 19, 2010 – Barack Obama was swept into office on a wave of hopes and dreams founded on his promises of a better life and a more competent government.

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