Letters of Recommendation

Wiederhold & Associates can provide personal references along with letters of recommendation as far back as 2002. We've posted our favorites from the past for you to read along with audio for you to hear.

“Executives in transition can count on Jim Wiederhold and Associates to provide guidance and encouragement and instill confidence. They help executives explore new opportunities and career alternatives. We strongly recommend their services.”
--- Irma L. Pye, SPHR Chief Human Resource Officer, Valley Baptist Health System


As a client of yours over the past 8 months I wanted to let you know how appreciative I am of all your council, support and training... May 2016

I wanted to take a few minutes to send you this letter of gratitude and... March 2016

The world of executives in health care is supported by this organization in a professional, personal, and purposeful manner... January 2016

I am writing about the services of Wiederhold & Associates as an Outplacement and Transition services provider... I had the good fortune of being connected with Wiederhold... December 2015

In April of 2014 I was facing a situation I had never faced in over 25 years of successful employment. I stepped away from a position without having secured a new one... October 2015

As a senior healthcare executive with over 36 years of experience, I had not anticipated ever needing outplacement services, but, September 2015

I am writing this letter of reference on behalf of Jim Wiederhold and Associates. I was a physician executive in transition and was referred to Jim by another colleague... May 2015

I wanted to write to you this letter of thanks for all you have done to help me progress in my career as a healthcare executive. I came to you last year as a well-positioned healthcare executive, but with a desire to do more and advance my career....March 2015

It is with a sense of true gratitude that I write this letter of recommendation for Jim and his team of caring professionals. The services that this team provide are exceptional and the professionalism that they display is enriching...February 2015

After serving as a healthcare CIO for over 20 years, I decided that it was time for me to consider other options including moving back into IT consulting. At that time, I was introduced to Jim... October 2014

It is with pleasure that I write this letter of recommendation for Wiederhold & Associates. I have known Jim and members of his team for approximately 9 years... September 2014

Finding the right job in a very competitive healthcare executive market is its own skill set. When I made the decision to expand my search beyond my local market I knew...February 2014

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Executive Coaching References

I could never have estimated the deep value I would derive from working with Joy – nor could I have foreseen how our connection would develop through our coaching conversations...Jacqui Scholes Rhodes

Having Joy as an executive coach is the greatest benefit my health system has provided me as part of my professional development... Managing Director


Audio References

Dr. John Anderson Reference

Ron Nowosad Reference