EXPLORING ETHICAL LEADERSHIP INFLUENCE ON ORGANIZATIONAL EFFECTIVENESS WITHIN VIETNAMESE SMEs AND THE MEDIATING CONTRIBUTIONS OF KNOWLEDGE SHARING AND ORGANIZATIONAL LEARNING
This research delves into the intricate dynamics of ethical leadership within the context of Vietnamese Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs). By scrutinizing its impact on organizational effectiveness, the study unveils a comprehensive understanding of the interconnectedness between ethical leadership, knowledge sharing, and organizational learning. Employing a mixed-methods approach, the research investigates the mediating roles played by knowledge sharing and organizational learning in the relationship between ethical leadership and organizational effectiveness. Through empirical analysis and case studies, this study contributes valuable insights to the literature, offering practical implications for fostering ethical leadership practices in Vietnamese SMEs to enhance overall organizational effectiveness. The findings shed light on the nuanced mechanisms through which ethical leadership contributes to sustainable success, emphasizing the pivotal roles of knowledge sharing and organizational learning in this intricate relationship.
Ethical Leadership; Organizational Effectiveness; Knowledge Sharing; Organizational Learning; SMEs.