Werner Erhard

Werner Erhard

Werner Hans Erhard (born John Paul Rosenberg, September 5, 1935) is an author of transformational models and applications for individuals, groups, and organizations. He is currently writing about integrity, performance and leadership and has lectured at (among others) Harvard, Yale, USC, the University of Rochester and Rotterdam School of Management

Erhard was first known for "The est Training" (1971–1983) and "The Forum" (1984–1991), which were offered to the public through an organizational structure that included Erhard Seminars Training Inc. (1971–1975), est, an educational corporation (1975–1981), and Werner Erhard & Associates (WEA, 1981–1991). Erhard, along with John Denver, Robert W. Fuller, and others, founded The Hunger Project in 1977.

In 1991, Erhard retired from business, sold his then-existing intellectual property to a group of his former employees (who formed Landmark Education) and moved abroad.

Read more about Werner Erhard:  Early Life (1935–1971), Est Era (1971–1984), Werner Erhard and Associates (1981–1991) and "The Forum", 1991 – Present, Disputes, Impact

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Est And The Forum In Popular Culture
... Werner Erhard and his self-improvement courses have been referenced in popular culture in various forms of fictional media including literature, film, television and theatre ... These courses, known as est, were delivered by the company Erhard Seminars Training ... Under the name The Forum, they were delivered by Werner Erhard and Associates ...
Semi-Tough - Parodies of Self-improvement, New Religions
... The film includes a parody of the Werner Erhard and Erhard Seminars Training, with B.E.A.T ... Film Now, Friedrich Bismark is simply described as "the Werner Erhard character" ... The Grove Book of Hollywood describes Bert Convy as a "Werner Erhard-lookalike", in his portrayal of Friedrich Bismark ...
Est: The Steersman Handbook - Erhard Seminars Training
... have stated that the title of this work inspired Werner Erhard to name his company Erhard Seminars Training, or est for short, and to refer to it as such in lower-case ... Occhiogrosso writes in The Joy of Sects that Erhard borrowed the initials, "lowercase and all", from the book ... In his book Larson's Book of World Religions and Alternative Spirituality, Bob Larson refers to Erhard's friend Bill Thaw in citing the same information ...
Werner Erhard - Publications - Others
... Bartley, III, William Warren Werner Erhard The Transformation of a Man The Founding of est, New York, New York, USA Clarkson N ... Pressman, Steven Outrageous Betrayal The Dark Journey of Werner Erhard from est to Exile, New York, New York, USA St ... Self, Jane 60 Minutes and the Assassination of Werner Erhard How America's Top Rated Television Show Was Used in an Attempt to Destroy a Man Who Was Making A Difference Breakthru Publishing (1992) ISBN 0-942540-23-9 ...
Alexander Everett - Mind Dynamics
... as his employees included Werner Erhard, founder of "est" Erhard Seminars Training and of the Landmark Forum John Hanley, founder of Lifespring James H ... Werner Erhard was a student of Everett's, and became an instructor in his own right in the Mind Dynamics training ... After reaching the level of instructor, Erhard was also chosen by Everett to be responsible for Mind Dynamics course development ...