Trust, knowledge sharing and organizational commitment in SMEs

  title={Trust, knowledge sharing and organizational commitment in SMEs},
  author={Carla Maria Marques Curado and Silvia Rodrigues Vieira},
  journal={Personnel Review},
Purpose The purpose of this paper is to extend the knowledge on the underlying relation between trust, knowledge sharing (KS) and organizational commitment (OC) in small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs), by testing the mediator role of KS between trust and OC dimensions. Design/methodology/approach The paper addresses a sample of 582 top exporting Portuguese SMEs and it tests an original model using structural equation modeling following a partial least square approach. Findings… 

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