“It was like my past meeting my present and my future, all at once. It was stunning to be able to be complete like that.” “People say to me, ‘Oh, you are so brave to do what you did.’ But […]
Two years ago, we wrote a piece about Landmark Graduate Morris Chubb, a California resident whose Self-Expression and Leadership Program project created a mobile shower and laundry initiative to restore dignity to homeless communities in his area. His project, […]
Revolutionizing Secret Santa with the Viennese ‘Wichtel Challenge’ 15,090 people in Austria were registered as homeless in 2016, and this number does not include unregistered ‘rough sleepers’ (FEANTSA, 2017). Worldwide, approximately 100 million people are homeless, while 1.6 billion lack […]
“I can change a whole industry without having to take it away from people.” – Richard Zinck Why does an already successful businessman in Toronto, Canada, take The Landmark Forum? Well, if you’re Richard Zinck, it’s because of a desperate […]
This story is about failing…but in a good way. In the Self-Expression and Leadership Program, the leaders say ‘You may produce the specific result of your Project. Or you may not. That’s not the point. The point is for you […]
Realizing the Power in Sharing and Standing for Company-wide Enrollment A German engineer in Malaysia walks into an introduction in Singapore… It may not be the catchiest joke, but it’s a pretty transformational story. And for Landmark Graduate Gerhard Lippl, […]
Participation in Landmark programs has been growing quickly in recent years. The Landmark Forum is now offered in Mexico, Colombia and Brasil. People come from all over Latin American to participate in these programs. This month, on October 21 at […]
“From human-caused greenhouse gas emissions to the overexploitation of the earth’s natural resources, unsustainable production and consumption patterns pose a risk to all of humanity. As early adopters of new agricultural techniques, first responders in crises, entrepreneurs of green energy, […]
The neighborhood of Austin, on Chicago’s Westside, has lacked a public art center for over 10 years. Landmark graduate Vanessa Stokes decided it was time for that to change. Front Porch Arts Center is a new nonprofit in Chicago with […]
Trigger warning: This article discusses problems related to mental health, including suicide. If you are having dangerous or suicidal thoughts, please either reach out to the Suicide Prevention Lifeline or call one of the numbers on the international list of […]
The writers of Landmark Forum News are interested in extraordinary stories from our graduate community. Have you considered sharing your stories with us? Here are some common FAQs for story submissions: What Makes a Good Story? Self-Expression and Leadership Program […]
Putting Landmark Ideas and Distinctions to Work in Distance Running When it comes to chasing dreams, Darren DeMatoff has his running shoes ready to go. A Chicago businessperson and Landmark graduate, Darren has run 20 marathons worldwide, including 13 […]
Shala Akintunde, a Landmark graduate and a widely recognized social impact artist, has been nominated for Innovator of the Year by ADCOLOR, the premier organization dedicated to celebrating and promoting professionals of color and diversity in the creative industries. Each […]
SDVoyage has featured Landmark Forum graduate Curtis Alexander for his work in assisting homeless people transition back into communities. Here’s a brief excerpt: Curtis, let’s start with your story. We’d love to hear how you got started and how the […]
Landmark Forum graduate Jack Licata took powerful action in Landmark’s Breakthrough Seminar – taking his innovation to the next level. Licata, a veteran, has invented Bag Ups, a trash bag dispensing system which dispenses and perforates garbage bags without a […]
Landmark graduate Ben Zander gives a TED talk on the power of classical music.
A new book provides a unique opportunity to see the ideas of Werner Erhard and the philosophical underpinnings of The Landmark Forum.
One woman created an art night for those in a recovery house.
The Chicago Reader, the alternatively weekly newspaper of Chicago, has featured an event created by a participant in Landmark’s Self-Expression and Leadership Program – a unique ‘Museum of Streetwear’ two day exhibition. Here’s an excerpt from that story: “Streetwear in […]
The Laconia Area Bicycle Exchange moves into a new era.
Landmark Graduate Carol Daniel Kasbari talks about facilitating conversations between ordinary Israelis and Palestinians.
Nine Landmark programs are being offered in Latin America during July and August of this year.
Landmark Forum graduates and others are taking up the Live a Life You Love Challenge, sharing about what they are up to, and what they are out to cause.
The Landmark Forum is returning to Romania in September after a 10 year absence.
One Landmark graduate has pioneered opportunities for women in comedy.
An innovative new organization is fighting human trafficking through cutting edge prevention programs and survivor support.
In his Landmark Self-Expression and Leadership Program, one teenager created a blood drive which has made him a leader in his community.
Social impact artist and Landmark Forum graduate Shala Akintunde is pioneering an innovative art form that is also making an urgently needed difference.
A Landmark Forum Leader talks about applying integrity, communication, and many other powerful distinctions to give you performance and power.