Published Articles

Throughout his years in the industry, Dr. Schleifer has been asked to write for companies such as Engineering News Record (ENR), and has numerous published works.  Those published articles can be read here for free!

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Engineering News Record Published Articles 

How a Badly Needed Firehouse Proved the Dangers of Low Bid
Originally published in ENR
July 3, 2018

Surviving the Big Squeeze
Originally published in ENR
January 22, 2018

Because Risk is in Your DNA
Originally published in ENR
November 27, 2017

Blame? Look in the Mirror
Originally published in ENR
June 5, 2017

Go by Your Experience
Originally published in ENR
November 28, 2016

Is Your Match Heaven-Made?
Originally published in ENR
July 25, 2016

Overhead: The Silent Killer
Originally published in ENR
September 15, 2015

A Formula for Survival
Originally published in ENR
June 9, 2014

Pressure on Midsize Firms
Originally published in ENR
May 5, 2014

The New Rules of Risk
Originally published in ENR
September 9, 2013

More Room for Gloom
Originally published in ENR
July 8, 2013

Beware the Recovery
Originally published in ENR
February 4, 2013

Downsizing Can Lead to Success
Originally published in ENR
April 26, 2010

Prospering in Cyclical Markets
Originally published in ENR
March 11, 2009

Success Can Bring Deadly Distractions
Originally published in ENR
January 4, 2008

Prepare for a Huge Die-Off
Originally published in ENR
September 2000

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Constructor Magazine Published Articles 

Are You Risking Your Company by Growing Too Fast?
Originally published in Constructor
April 2000

Project Site Management
Originally published in Constructor
February 1998

Two Hats are Better Than One
Originally published in Constructor
September 1997

The R-Score Formula
Originally published in Constructor
February 1996

Measuring Financial Risk
Originally published in Constructor
February 1995

Downsizing
Originally published in Constructor
November 1993

The 5 Stages of Growth
Originally published in Constructor
November 1991

Responsibility Without Authority
Originally published in Constructor
January 1974

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Additional Published Articles 

Mitigating the Hidden Risks
Originally published in NASBP April 2017

Measuring Financial Risk in the Closely-Held Construction Company
Originally published in The CFO’s Toolbox August 1996

Late Payments May be Your Own Fault
Originally published in The American Professional Constructor February 1989