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Sain Associates Announces Two New Shareholders

We have big news to share! Sain Associates is excited to announce two new shareholders. It was a natural transition that Becky White and Vann Rutledge are Sain’s newest shareholders as they both demonstrate incredible leadership and have been a … Continue reading

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Tapping Into Half the World’s Brain Power with Women Business Leaders

By Becky White, Sain Associates VP/Organizational Development As Sain Associates’ founder, Hack Sain, used to say in a very blunt manner, “Since half the brain power in the world is inside women’s heads, you’d be stupid not to encourage the … Continue reading

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Sain Associates Brand Words: Forehanded

By Becky White, PTP, Vice President/Organization Development and Alicia Bailey, P.E., Transportation Team Leader Forehanded — mindful of the future, forward-thinking, visionary In recent weeks, we have talked about our new brand words trustworthy and experienced. This week, Becky White … Continue reading

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Sowing Seeds of Hope

By Becky White, Sain Associates VP/Organization Development For many children, summer is a time to play, vacation, go to camp and hopefully have fun, educational experiences. Children everywhere need opportunities for structured play and learning during the summer. Most adults … Continue reading

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Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day at Sain Associates

By Alicia Bailey, P.E., Transportation Team Leader At Sain Associates, we’re fortunate to have several experienced and talented female engineers on our staff, but studies have found that many girls don’t even know what engineering is. There is a need … Continue reading

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Intuition: A Leader’s Quiet Helper

By Becky White, Vice President/Organizational Development Civil engineers are not typically wired to make intuitive decisions. We’re taught to make decisions based on empirical data. While the day to day brain functions associated with engineering may tend to crowd out … Continue reading

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Choosing Your Attitude During Major Life Changes

By Becky White, Vice President and Head of Organization Development Recently, the Stephen Covey concept that you can’t choose the circumstances of your life, but you can choose your attitude about them came up in a Sain Associates Leadership Class. … Continue reading

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First Sain Associates Leadership Retreat Pays Big Dividends

By Becky White, Vice President, Organization Development Sain Associates officers and team leaders were part of our first Leadership Retreat on May 2 and 3 at the Alabama 4-H Center in Columbiana, Alabama. We’ve been doing strategic planning retreats for … Continue reading

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Women in Engineering

By Becky White, Vice President and Head of Organization Development I’m sure many of you saw the recent article from the Birmingham Business Journal titled “Birmingham’s 50 Most Influential Executives.”  Did you notice how many of those individuals were women? Sadly, … Continue reading

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An Afternoon of Safety at the Summer ALSITE Meeting

By Jeff Stephenson, P.E., ALSITE Secretary/Treasurer Several of us at Sain Associates always look forward to the Summer Alabama Section Institute of Transportation Engineers (ALSITE) meeting. It is held at the beach, after all! This year, Becky White, Sain Associates’ Vice … Continue reading

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