A small engineering company supporting the Department of Defense (DoD) can rely on one thing: the only constant is change. Developing capabilities and an organizational culture that embraces and swiftly navigates change, in order to deliver responsive engineering solutions to customers, is essential for sustainable growth.
Small businesses face many challenges from winning contracts, cashflow, maintaining and developing a workforce, etc. The current COVID environment has created even more challenges for small businesses, many of which resulted in companies going out of business or needing to reinvent themselves. Developing robust relationships between customer and employee is essential to maintaining open communications in order to understand needs, funding, technology demands, timeline, etc.
Join us as Sheila Cummings, Aerospace ‘95, Founder, President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Cummings Aerospace, Inc., discusses her experience leading her company through an ever-changing landscape over the last 12 years.