Linnita HostenAuthor & Speaker
Linnita inspires students
to live life from the DRIVER SEAT
by teaching the art of decision making.
The award-winning keynote speaker and college success enthusiast is the author of The College Strategy.
Linnita’s work with students began as a recreation summer camp counselor and expanded through numerous roles to include a cheerleading coach, private tutor, resident assistance, orientation team leader, college advisor and college professor.
The Driver's Test
The success of your first-year Driver’s Test is determined by one factor, who occupies your passenger seat.
Learn how to harness courageous and complimenting relationships that help you aim and score high your first year.
Developing Teams from the Passenger Seat
Your peers have elected you into a leadership role! You are now in the driver’s seat & responsible for driving your organization forward, or are you?
Who really propels an organization’s success?
Learn to navigate your team from the passenger seat, harnessing your strengths, teaching from your failures and leveraging your organizational knowledge.
Drive Like a Girl
The misconception is that women are irrational, emotional and indecisive. But when positioned in the driver seat, women can disrupt “social norms,” defy barriers and pave a new lane for other women to drive their own vehicle – objectively, confidently & relentlessly.
But what prevents them from doing so?
Learn how decision making impacts women from driving defensively and undistracted.
Read what others are saying about working with Linnita:
What she shared was so priceless to our students. Linnita came forth with a delivery with such boldness and yet she was young!Director
Not only was she articulate, prepared and polished, her remarks brought a level of excitement and enthusiasm to the event throughout the eveningDirector of Institutional Advancement Communication