esprit de corps


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esprit de corps

(French, literally ‘corporate spirit’) feelings of pride, etc, in belonging to a cohesive group, e.g. a military unit.
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The second game in this double-header, was the twelfth edition of the ongoing Commando Challenge series, featured a team of Canadian Forces senior officers, (aka The GOFO's) facing off against a rag-tag bunch of fading all-stars and Esprit de Corps employees.
The company epitomizes esprit de corps and professionalism in the MI Corps and is designated the most outstanding company-size MI unit assigned to a brigade combat team in FY17.
'This esprit de corps can be cited in many cases where judges cannot convict their pairs charged with corruption.
"Violator" won Best Picture, while Kanakan Balintagos (Esprit de Corps) was named Best Director.
While there are a variety of influencers on intraorganizational trust, such as Soldiers' faith in their training, equipment, and leaders, none of these individual elements exert as much influence as esprit de corps. Esprit de corps is the intangible that ties an organization together.
The esprit de corps is about the heart and soul of the Soldier and the heart and soul of your formation.
According to John Mbiti, "oral theology is the theology of the masses; it is produced in the open field, in the home and family, in the factories, in the bus, in the school compound, at committee meetings, in church buildings, or under the tree where Christians may hold services or meetings."s We would suggest that oral theology is one means of enhancing esprit de corps in a group such as Xirilo.
The Agency had several events that proved to be outstanding activities and raised extra money for the CFC while also enhancing unit esprit de corps.
National service would develop the discipline, character traits, and esprit de corps that work in concert to deepen a person's sense of good citizenship and responsibility for good government.
The National Association of Insurance Commissioners (NAIC) bestowed its Esprit de Corps Award to the New York State Insurance Department at its winter meeting in Grapevine, Texas on December 5, 2008.
MALDON Road is a close-knit friendly community and, unless action is taken to condemn the recent act of vandalism, this esprit de corps will be lost.
Infusing young enlisted troops with esprit de corps is all well enough, but consistently winning battles demands a whole lot more than high morale.