Islamic work ethic and public sector innovation: entrepreneurial orientation as a moderator
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Constantly changing global environment has forced public sector to meet all the diverse demands of society. Public sector should improve the quality of services provided to society and this could be achieved through innovation. In this case, Islamic work ethic which is value from Al-Qur’an and Hadith is seem as appropriate to boost and motivate civil servants in carrying out their duties diligently and innovatively. Meanwhile, entrepreneurial orientation that is characterized by innovativeness, proactiveness, and risk taking character can acts as a catalyst for innovation that will support the implementation of Islamic work ethic at workplace. Therefore, this conceptual paper attempts to examine the role of entrepreneurial orientation as a moderator on the relationship between Islamic work ethic and innovation in the public sector.