Design is an Inside Job: Create a Happy You

Learn about three waves of societal change and how to cultivate your own happiness to manage uncertainty and disruption.

You will learn about the three waves of change currently taking place and the importance of cultivating your own happiness. Discover how to position yourself to effectively deal with change, uncertainty and disruption while simultaneously using your authentic happiness to positively impact lives. Learn about the fundamentals of happiness and the “return on happiness,” individual and organizational outcomes you and your business can achieve with the 30-day Happiness Practice.  

Before you begin, take the 100% confidential and free Happiness & Burnout Assessment to check your own levels of happiness and burnout. Learn more at

This is a recording of a webinar presented on September 17, 2020.

What You Will Learn
  • Identify the three waves of societal change impacting human well-being
  • Define happiness and its ripple effects
  • Recognize the five principles of happiness and their effects on the brain
  • Identify key individual and organizational “return on happiness” results

Continuing Education Approvals
  • 1 IDCEC CEU | CC-113361 (Your CEU will be reported to IDCEC on your behalf. IDCEC approval for on-demand CEU completion only.)

Access Period: One year from date of registration.

Nancy L. O’Brien


Experience Happiness LLC

Nancy L. O’Brien is passionate about researching, developing and sharing innovative tools to enhance and measure well-being and performance at the individual and collective level. Prior to co-creating The Happiness Practice, Nancy spent years on the leading edge of massive innovation and change, serving on the IBM change team to transform the global business from manufacturing to services. She has also shared her deep experience design and management expertise with many clients by helping them develop and implement bespoke strategies.


Design is an Inside Job: Create a Happy You Presentation
Open to view video.
Open to view video. You must watch at least 75% of the video to move forward to take the quiz.
Happiness Practice Case Study
Open to download resource.
Open to download resource. Please read the article in full before attempting to take the course quiz.
Design is an Inside Job Course Quiz
10 Questions  |  5 attempts  |  20/25 points to pass
10 Questions  |  5 attempts  |  20/25 points to pass You must score a minimum of 80% to pass this quiz and complete the course. You will have 5 attempts.
ASID Academy Course Evaluation Survey
3 Questions
3 Questions Please complete the survey to receive your course completion certificate.
IDCEC Course Completion Certificate
1.00 CEU credit  |  Certificate available
1.00 CEU credit  |  Certificate available 1 IDCEC CEU | HSW awarded upon successful completion of the course. REPORTING: ASID will report CEUs earned directly to IDCEC on your behalf if you are an ASID member.