Role of organisational culture, leadership and organisational citizenship behaviour on knowledge management

Amna Ali Al Mansouri, Sanjay Kumar Singh, Mehmood Khan

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The purpose of this paper is to examine linkages amongst Organisational leadership, organisational structure, organisational culture and organisational citizenship behaviour (OCB) provide a framework that helps to understand, predict, and control factors affecting firm’s knowledge management architecture. The paper examines the researchers conducted in the domain of knowledge management and proposes a framework to be used by the organisations to increase organisational growth and sustainability. Here, we propose a framework wherein four propositions concerning the inclination of organisations using different cultural styles, organisational structures, and organisational leadership and OCB have for the key KM processes in the organisation. However, an empirical study should be carried out to ascertain the effect of the proposed framework on knowledge management across organisations. The study incorporates the linkages among relevant organisational and individual level variables for developing a knowledge management architecture for organisations.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)129-143
Number of pages15
JournalInternational Journal of Knowledge Management Studies
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - Apr 2018


  • Knowledge management
  • Leadership
  • Organisational citizenship behaviour
  • Organisational culture
  • Organisational structure

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Management Information Systems
  • Computer Science Applications
  • Information Systems and Management
  • Management of Technology and Innovation


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