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recruitID: Dr. Tracy Brower on Happiness at Work

October 13, 2023
9:00-10:00am CST
Online Event
October 13: Create the Conditions for a Fulfilling Work Experience
A lively discussion about what happiness (really!) means and how you can make your best professional choices with author Dr. Tracy Brower.

Dr. Tracy Brower, author of The Secrets to Happiness at Work, shares research, insights, and fresh perspectives about how to link your passion for design with a future of joyful work, followed by a discussion with ID Career Services Director Peter Zapf and a Q&A with ID students. Discover how to create the conditions for a powerfully positive and fulfilling work experience within the design field.

Dr. Tracy Brower is a PhD sociologist studying work-life fulfillment and happiness. She is the author of The Secrets to Happiness at Work and Bring Work to Life. She is the vice president of workplace insights for Steelcase and a senior contributor to Forbes and Fast Company. Her work has been translated into 19 languages, and you can find her at, LinkedIn, or any of the usual social channels.

This public talk is part of recruitID, a series of in-person and virtual events in which ID students, alumni, hiring organizations, and others discuss careers and career opportunities.