National Small Business Week

national small business week nsbw civil engineer land surveyor landscape architect urban planner drone operator minneapolis minnesota elk river hiringNational Small Business Week is a time to celebrate small businesses’ immense contributions to our communities and economies. As a multidisciplinary company that offers comprehensive design services – including civil engineering, landscape architecture, land surveying, urban planning, development management and drone and aerial operations – we are proud to be part of this vibrant sector.

In this article, we wanted to highlight the top 10 features, advantages, and benefits of hiring Landform, demonstrating how our unique approach can bring unparalleled value and money savings to your projects and foster sustainable community growth.

  1. Personalized Approach and Tailored Solutions

One of the most notable features of small businesses (like Landform) is our ability to provide personalized services and tailored solutions. Our multidisciplinary team is dedicated to understanding each client’s individual and specific needs and developing customized plans that address their unique challenges and objectives. By working closely with our clients and maintaining open lines of communication, we can adapt our designs to ensure a perfect fit for every project. This level of attention to detail and commitment to client satisfaction is often difficult to achieve in larger firms, where a more standardized approach might be favored.

  1. Streamlined Project Delivery and Seamless Collaboration

Our integrated team works together to offer a streamlined project delivery process. With all our disciplines housed under one roof, our clients benefit from efficient coordination, clear communication, and seamless collaboration throughout their project’s lifecycle. This approach eliminates the need for multiple contracts and minimizes potential miscommunication or delays, saving our clients time, money and resources.

  1. Agility and Adaptability

Small businesses are renowned for their agility and adaptability. Our size allows us to respond quickly to changes in the market, industry trends, or project requirements. We can easily adjust our strategies and designs to accommodate new technologies, environmental concerns, or client preferences. This flexibility is crucial in an ever-evolving industry where new challenges and opportunities constantly emerge.

  1. Competitive Pricing and Flexible Options

Small businesses are often able to offer competitive pricing and flexible options that larger firms may struggle to match. Our lean operations and efficient management structures minimize overheads, allowing us to pass on cost savings to our clients. Moreover, our adaptability enables us to develop creative solutions that meet clients’ budgetary constraints without compromising on quality or functionality.

  1. Local Expertise and Community Connection

As a small business, we are deeply rooted in our community and have developed strong relationships with local stakeholders, suppliers, and contractors. Our local expertise enables us to navigate the intricacies of regional regulations, zoning, and permitting processes. Furthermore, our community connections help us source materials and labor locally, promoting economic growth and sustainable development in our area.

  1. Fostering Innovation and Embracing Emerging Technologies

Landform is consistently at the forefront of innovation, driving advancements in our respective industries. Our multidisciplinary team stays abreast of the latest trends and technologies in every aspect of what we do. We are committed to incorporating these innovations into our projects, ensuring our clients receive cutting-edge designs and solutions that enhance their developments’ functionality, sustainability, and aesthetics.

  1. Focus on Sustainability and Environmental Stewardship

With our SensiblyGreen® approach, Landform is more environmentally conscious, as we are often more closely connected to our local ecosystems. Landform prioritizes sustainable design practices and works diligently to minimize the environmental impact of our projects. From selecting eco-friendly materials to implementing energy-efficient systems and green infrastructure, we are dedicated to creating developments that harmoniously coexist with their natural surroundings.

  1. Supporting Local Talent and Workforce Development

By hiring a small business like ours, you are supporting local talent and contributing to workforce development in our community. Landform is committed to nurturing the next generation of landscape architects, land surveyors, civil engineers, drone and aerial operators, and urban planners by providing professional growth, mentorship, and hands-on experience opportunities. Investing in Landform helps create a robust talent pool, fostering innovation and ensuring the continued advancement of our industry.

  1. Building Strong Client Relationships

One of the defining characteristics of Landform is our ability to cultivate strong, long-lasting relationships with our clients. Our team prides itself on being accessible, responsive, and dedicated to exceeding client expectations. We take the time to listen, understand, and collaborate with our clients, ensuring their vision is fully realized in every aspect of the project. This level of personal commitment is invaluable in building trust and fostering ongoing partnerships.

  1. Contributing to a Diverse and Resilient Economy

When you choose to work with our multidisciplinary small business, you are contributing to a more diverse and resilient economy. Small businesses play a vital role in economic growth by creating jobs, supporting local supply chains, and generating tax revenue. By promoting the success of Landform, we help create a more equitable and sustainable economic landscape for future generations.


National Small Business Week is the perfect time to recognize and celebrate the incredible value that small businesses like ours bring to our communities and industries. Our integrated team offers a unique blend of personalized service, streamlined project delivery, agility, and innovation that sets us apart from larger firms. By choosing to work with our multidisciplinary small business, you are investing in our success, supporting local talent, fostering economic growth, and promoting sustainable development.

Contact us today, and discover the difference our comprehensive design services can make for your next project.