Explanation and Examples of Esprit de Corps

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Teacher, India

Explanation and Examples of Esprit de Corps

Can someone please come with an explanation/example how to explain this to students?

Student (Other), India

Esprit de Corps Example

Espirit de corps basically refers to employee morale.
May be we can elaborate it as:
Suppose a new project comes to a manager, which he wants to assign to 3 of his employees.
As a manager he has been analysing the employees.
So when assigning the work he can make sure that the employees get the opportunities according to the skills which they posses to make the project successful.
He can ask the first person who is good in managing things to come up with a complete plan which needs to be worked out and to lead that part whenever required.
The second person who is good in communication can be used to discuss the issues with the client.
The third person can lead the technical part as he/she good in that.
As a result all employees get the work they prefer/enjoy doing and each one gets equal opportunity of showing their individual talent so it will avoid possible jealousies and disturbing harmonious relations.
As a result the work gets completed on time.

  Fred Newcomer, United States

Example of Esprit de Corps

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  Eline Joseph
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  Okon Oyo
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  Okumo Austen Oghenekaro
Student (Other), Germany

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  Edna Rotich

Description Esprit de Corps

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  B. Vani, India

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  Michael P. Enriquez
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CEO, France

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It is best illustrated in football games where team members need to make one effort to get the goals right - and the rig...

  rajesh kumar mehta
Manager, India

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I think for this principle we can better learn from cricket teams. Because to have a high morale, everyone should be foc...

  Jolanta Sz
Professor, Poland

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In simple words esprit de corps is mostly: caring for good atmosphere in the work place, paying attention to the group w...

Turnaround Manager, Kenya

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  Haiduc, France

A Practical Example of Esprit de Corps

This is how you get to the esprit. Suppose we have a captain and 20 soldiers that must do something(for example: take de...

  Tom Wilson
HR Consultant, United States

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