Giving Thanks

December 12, 2014

By Joyce Odidison

December 12, 2014

By Joyce Odidison

Are you giving thanks?

There is a section in my book where I speak of giving thanks. I introduced it with a new work I coined: “Gratifirmations” to represent an exercise in giving thanks. Too often we don’t take time to give thanks. Clients often tell me of all the things that get in their way of giving thanks. Its really important to stop and give thanks for your life and for whats about to come into your life.

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Gratifirmation as I call it is an exercise where you give thanks for the things that are about to come into your life. It is to say thank you for the amazing trip my husband and I take on our 25th anniversary, a year in advance and to be truely grateful. This takes a lot of faith but the more you do it, the stronger your faith gets and the more positive things you are able to bring into your life. I want to encourage you to try a gratifirmation in your life today.

I wish you lots of faith on your life journey. Don’t forget to let me know what giving thanks has manifested in your life.

Joyce Odidison is Canada’s leading Wellness Improvement Expert and Coach. Joyce is creator of the Wellness Improvement System (WIS) programs, which includes the Workplace Wellness Improvement Program (WWIP), the WIS Wellness assessment Instrument and the WIS Coach training Institute. Joyce support people and organizations to improve their well-being and the wellness of their workplaces. To get in touch with Joyce or learn about her WIS go here:

About the author

Joyce Odidison is a true pioneer in the world of workplace wellness and coaching. With over 26 years of experience as a Master Certified Coach, Conflict Analyst, and Professional Trainer, Joyce has dedicated her career to helping teams and organizations improve their interpersonal dynamics and achieve success. As the President & CEO of Interpersonal Wellness Services Inc., host of the Global Workplace Wellness Summit, and What's Happening at Work podcast, she's a recognized community leader and mentor, committed to empowering people to develop their skills and reach their full potential. Whether you're looking to build a culture of well-being, improve team dynamics, or develop your leadership skills, or gain world-class coach training, Joyce has the knowledge, expertise, and passion to help you create positive change and achieve success.

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