Integrative case questions

  1. Range Resources CEO Jeffrey Ventura emphasizes public safety, environmental concern and open communication with stakeholders. Which of the four contemporary leadership- approaches do you think best describes Ventura? Explain.
  2. Managers at Range Resources use communication to develop a climate of trust and openness. Why is this especially important for energy companies, and what specific actions can managers take to enhance this communication approach?
  3. How might Range’s leadership, communication and values affect employees’ organizational commitment? Explain
Range Resources: Leading ethically, communicating openly