Keywords : Thriving at Work

Impact of Managerial Coaching on Organizational Citizenship Behavior: The Mediation and Moderation Model

Basharat Raza; Muhammad Ali; Samiah Ahmed; Jamil Ahmad

International Journal of Organizational Leadership, 2018, Volume 7, Issue 1, Pages 27-46
DOI: 10.33844/ijol.2018.60360

To fill the research gap of scarce literature and effectiveness of managerial coaching, this study attempts to examine the influence of managerial coaching on employee organization citizenship behavior through the mediating effect of thriving at work and moderating effect of perception of organizational politics between managerial coaching and thriving at work. Data was collected from the employees working in the pharmaceutical sector in Lahore, Pakistan. By using structural equation modeling (SEM) analysis technique with 361 workers’ sample, results indicate that managerial coaching is positively correlated with thriving at work, OCB-I and OCB-O and thriving at work mediate the relationship of managerial coaching and organizational citizenship behavior. The results also exhibit that the relationship between managerial coaching and thriving at work is moderated by the perception of organizational politics. Furthermore, the practical implications of this study are further discussed.