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Difference Makers by Ramos Law

Difference Makers by Ramos Law

By Ramos Law Firm

Hosted by Dr. Ramos & Dr. Hoven, the Ramos Law Podcast brings a refreshing mix of knowledge, expertise and inspiration on a wide variety of topics! Our goal is to have our amazing guests share their wisdom & to highlight how they are making a difference in their chosen life paths. Ramos Law specializes in taking care of people with the same compassion that doctors take care of patients. This starts with our owner, Dr. Joseph Ramos. As a certified ER physician, he understands the affect that pain can have on people's lives & uses this knowledge to create the best experience for our clients.
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I lost 72 pounds in 4 months!
I lost 72 pounds in 4 months!
Ramos Law CEO Daniel Filbert describes his incredible weight loss journey and the leadership lessons he’s learned along the way.
44:33
December 02, 2022
Supporting Those Who Are Grieving
Supporting Those Who Are Grieving
Dr. Jim Hoven shares his thoughts and feelings about getting support following his tragic loss
37:33
November 25, 2022
Consumer Law…What You Need To Know To Protect Yourself (and your money)
Consumer Law…What You Need To Know To Protect Yourself (and your money)
Consumer Rights attorney Matthew Osborne exposes the most common scams against consumers and how to fight/prevent them.
01:03:55
November 18, 2022
Leadership Pearls from Dr. Joe Ramos
Leadership Pearls from Dr. Joe Ramos
Dr. Joe Ramos and Dr. Jim Hoven talk about leadership principles that build people as much as organizations
01:06:44
November 11, 2022
Criminal Defense Law… A Different Perspective
Criminal Defense Law… A Different Perspective
Criminal Defense attorney Mark Savoy explains why people charged with crimes need and deserve someone to fight for their rights.
01:12:01
November 08, 2022
The Language of the Guitar
The Language of the Guitar
Guitar Master Javi Gutierez shares his passion about his life as a musician and the difference it makes in people’s lives
48:12
October 28, 2022
Developing Systems and Procedures in Any Situation
Developing Systems and Procedures in Any Situation
In this episode of the Ramos Law Difference Makers Podcast, Dr. Jim Hoven talks with Bradford Keaty the client relations specialist at Ramos Law about how to restructure a business as needs change as well as how to put systems and procedures in place in order to ensure the business continues to grow.
52:01
October 21, 2022
Connecting With Others
Connecting With Others
Ramos Law’s Casey Traut gives her secrets and tips for making instant connections and forming deep relationships.
53:51
October 14, 2022
Success Principles That Drive Life and Brands
Success Principles That Drive Life and Brands
CEO and Founder of 4Media Marketing, Eddie Maalouf shares his foundational principles for business success (he’s crushing it!) and a life of personal and professional achievement
48:33
October 07, 2022
Principles of Living and Working as a Personal Injury Attorney
Principles of Living and Working as a Personal Injury Attorney
Ramos Law attorney Marco Donatelli shares his life and work philosophies that allow him to practice personal injury law with passion and purpose.
47:36
October 03, 2022
Training for a Career in Health Care
Training for a Career in Health Care
Lucia Archuleta describes her journey through the rigors of Chiropractic School. The lessons she’s learning will help her be a better doctor and help you be better at anything you do.
40:25
September 23, 2022
Beating Cancer Angie Smith's Incredible Story
Beating Cancer Angie Smith's Incredible Story
Dr. Jim Hoven sits down to talk with Angie Smith in this episode of the Ramos Law Difference Makers podcast. Whose harrowing story of surviving 13 brain tumors is amazing! Angie in this episode explains how she managed to always keep a positive outlook on life and how she literally tried everything in the book in order to get her health on the right path.
51:43
September 16, 2022
High School Wresting…Making Kids and Coaches Better
High School Wresting…Making Kids and Coaches Better
In this episode of the Ramos Law Difference Makers Podcast, Dr. Hoven chats with Pomona Wrestling coach Sam Federico to talk about young athletes and the importance of being involved in school beyond just academics.
42:47
September 16, 2022
Dealing With Growing Pains In An Organization
Dealing With Growing Pains In An Organization
In this episode of the Ramos Law Difference Makers Podcast, Dr. Jim Hoven sits down to chat with Ian Corella about growing pains when a company expands and grows larger.
38:05
September 02, 2022
Inside The Mind and Heart of Addiction
Inside The Mind and Heart of Addiction
In this episode of the Ramos Law Difference Makers Podcast, Dr. Hoven chats with Jo Harvey Weatherford an addiction consular who shares her own personal story of alcohol addiction and how she is now helping people overcome these problems of addiction.
58:26
August 26, 2022
Caring For Children…the CARE Organization
Caring For Children…the CARE Organization
In this episode of the Ramos Law Difference Makers Podcast, Dr. Hoven sits down to talk with George Papamatheakis and Roni Warda of The Care Organization to talk about child trafficking and how we can help stop this atrocity.
49:48
August 26, 2022
Keeping Wild Horses Wild
Keeping Wild Horses Wild
Deb Walker and Tracy Wilson from the American Wild Horse Campaign describe these beautiful animals and their place in our culture.
52:32
August 12, 2022
Philanthropy Through Modeling…The AZ Goods Story
Philanthropy Through Modeling…The AZ Goods Story
Model, entrepreneur, and philanthropist Heather Leigh shares how her vision of pairing business with philanthropy and fashion modeling makes a difference for those in need.
52:60
August 05, 2022
Educating High Schoolers on Becoming a Health Care Provider
Educating High Schoolers on Becoming a Health Care Provider
Chris Stirrup shares the insights of the Epic Medical Careers program he oversees at Cherry Creek High School
01:00:30
July 29, 2022
The Connection Between Personal Growth And Online Business Success
The Connection Between Personal Growth And Online Business Success
Ramos Law’s Digital Marketing Expert Rami-Joe Najd shares his story of moving from Lebanon to Denver in order to pursue his dream of becoming a digital marketing force, and how his focus on personal growth has fueled his success.
52:03
July 22, 2022
Athletes With Anxiety, What People Should Know
Athletes With Anxiety, What People Should Know
Former College Basketball star Jordan Noblitt shares his story of how anxiety affected his life and the support group he’s started to help other athletes cope with this debilitating condition
50:59
July 15, 2022
Build Your Business Through Social Media and Digital Excellence
Build Your Business Through Social Media and Digital Excellence
Benita Samuels gives the Foundation Of Five that every small business owner, entrepreneur, and/or salesperson needs to know to build their brand and their business.
56:19
July 08, 2022
Life Before (and planning for) Death…the key action steps to prepare for death
Life Before (and planning for) Death…the key action steps to prepare for death
Jamie Sarche shares insights on the importance of, and the specifics of planning for one’s death…years in advance.
55:07
July 01, 2022
#121 - Movement…The Key To Work (and Life) Longevity
#121 - Movement…The Key To Work (and Life) Longevity
Guest Lori Frederic shares the key principles of movement in the workplace and how to have less pain while working
47:51
June 24, 2022
#120 - Hometown Heroes Get Outdoor Experiences
#120 - Hometown Heroes Get Outdoor Experiences
Dr. Jim Hoven visits with Hometown Hero Outdoors State Director Steve Grauberger about the role that the outdoors plays in the lives of our servicemen and women, as well as our veterans and law enforcement officers.
44:36
June 17, 2022
#119 - Integrated Medicine…How To Live A Healthy Life
#119 - Integrated Medicine…How To Live A Healthy Life
Dr. Efrat LaMandre and Dr. Jim Hoven talk about the pillars of health and how to maximize them
58:59
June 10, 2022
#118 - Treating Traumatic Injuries…From Square One
#118 - Treating Traumatic Injuries…From Square One
Dr. Chris Gubbels shares principles of healing from trauma, treating scoliosis, and more
55:07
June 03, 2022
#117 - Puppies Saving Heroes
#117 - Puppies Saving Heroes
Frank Griggs shares how puppies become life coaches for our nation’s vets and emergency first responders suffering from PTSD.
54:13
May 27, 2022
#116 - Like a CEO
#116 - Like a CEO
Business and Employment Law expert, Attorney Jotham Stein shares insights about starting a business, negotiating contracts, and more in this no-nonsense business-related episode.
51:07
May 20, 2022
#115 - Protecting The Unborn and Their Families
#115 - Protecting The Unborn and Their Families
Dr Jim Hoven visits with attorney Ellen Trachman on assisted reproductive technology and how it impacts families of all types.
50:00
May 13, 2022
#114 - The Art Of Healing
#114 - The Art Of Healing
Dr. Hoven sits down with Dr. Michael B. Tracy to discuss the role of an osteopath, never giving up on your dreams, and the future of medical care.
49:53
May 06, 2022
#113 - Courageous Faces
#113 - Courageous Faces
Trish Morris and Neal Brown share their passion to help people suffering from rare medical conditions.
47:57
April 29, 2022
#112 - Love, Sweat, and Gears…Using Bikes To Change Lives
#112 - Love, Sweat, and Gears…Using Bikes To Change Lives
Julie Lyons shares her story of how bicycle racing changed her life and now raises funds and awareness for multiple charitable organizations across America.
35:16
April 15, 2022
#111 - The Olympic Experience From a Doctor’s Perspective
#111 - The Olympic Experience From a Doctor’s Perspective
Dr. Eric St. Pierre shares inside information on what it’s like being at the Olympic Games and the mindset of the Olympic athlete.
49:47
April 08, 2022
#110 - Books Changing Lives
#110 - Books Changing Lives
Jefferson County Library Foundation Executive Director Jo Schantz shares the important role libraries play in the lives of families.
46:06
April 01, 2022
#109 - Building Business and Building a Legacy in Denver
#109 - Building Business and Building a Legacy in Denver
James Mejia former mayor candidate shares his story of becoming a successful executive and the passion for community that drives him.
57:01
March 25, 2022
#108 - Health Through Heat
#108 - Health Through Heat
Dr. Hoven explores the benefits of infrared saunas with Crystal Callipari, owner of CYL Sauna Studio.
42:47
March 18, 2022
#107 - Mayor and Educator, Meredith Leighty
#107 - Mayor and Educator, Meredith Leighty
Dr. Jim Hoven talks collaboration and getting things done with Northglenn, CO’s Mayor Meredith Leighty.
50:06
March 11, 2022
#106 - What To Do If You Feel Worse After Your Vaccine
#106 - What To Do If You Feel Worse After Your Vaccine
Dr. Don Cooper and Jim Hoven discuss COVID19 trends, vaccine injuries, and the reporting system for those who’ve been injured.
55:51
March 04, 2022
#105 - The Legacy Real Estate Can Create
#105 - The Legacy Real Estate Can Create
Dr. Jim Hoven talks real estate with experts Alfredo and Breonna Rodriguez in this episode on buying, selling, and investing in real estate.
46:46
February 25, 2022
#104 - Protecting Workers’ Rights
#104 - Protecting Workers’ Rights
Disability and ERISA attorney Tim Garvey talks with Dr. Hoven about the options and important decisions facing workers with disability claims.
58:03
February 21, 2022
103 - Life On The Fringe
103 - Life On The Fringe
Dr. Jim Hoven and Dr. Alyson Evans talk about CBD, its healing properties, and living a life of purpose.
01:06:55
February 11, 2022
#102 - Life in the Skies, A Pilot's Best Friend
#102 - Life in the Skies, A Pilot's Best Friend
Ramos Law Attorney and NASA professional pilot Joe LoRusso shares his story about flying since he was 13, and how flight influences every part of his life.
50:35
February 04, 2022
#101 - The Science Of Feeling Good
#101 - The Science Of Feeling Good
Dr Cooper, Director of Ramos Law’s Medical Sciences Division talks about the neuroscience behind a healthy lifestyle.
55:45
January 28, 2022
#100 - Serving Our Community By Serving Veterans
#100 - Serving Our Community By Serving Veterans
Dr. Jim Hoven sits down with Hunter Mosher to talk about his unique program in serving our veterans.
45:02
January 21, 2022
#99 - The Victory of Mental Wellness
#99 - The Victory of Mental Wellness
Performance Coach Tori Carroll shares some specific steps on creating mental health and improved performance in your life.
52:29
January 14, 2022
#98 - A New Meditation For A New Year
#98 - A New Meditation For A New Year
Dr. Jim Hoven explains why he meditates at the beginning of the new year instead of creating new years resolutions.
15:14
January 07, 2022
#97 - You Only Die Once
#97 - You Only Die Once
Dr. Jim Hoven sits down with Estate Planning Attorney and author Jeff Althaus to talk about the importance of having end of life conversations and critical documents in place.
48:39
December 31, 2021
#96 - Ambassador of Harmony
#96 - Ambassador of Harmony
Dr. Jim Hoven talks music with international acappella champion Jonny Moroni. 
46:15
December 24, 2021
#95 - BGT...The Key to Building a Remarkable Future
#95 - BGT...The Key to Building a Remarkable Future
Dr. Hoven shares (3) simple words that can be usesd to build a successful life and a successful team.
16:10
December 17, 2021
#94 - The Sweet Life
#94 - The Sweet Life
Dr. Hoven learns the secrets of gourmet candymakers Kendra and Jonathan Mathews of M2 creating the perfect piece of chocolate and starting a new business...during COVID.
47:02
December 10, 2021
#93 - Auto Life
#93 - Auto Life
Euro Tech owner and mechanic Ernie Keller visits with Dr. Jim Hoven on the importance of taking care of your car and your spirit.
43:46
December 03, 2021
#92 - Education, The Elevator That Lifts Us All To The Top
#92 - Education, The Elevator That Lifts Us All To The Top
Dr. Jim Hoven visits with Ms. Kimberly Villegas and Mr. Jim Chavez, CPA and Executive Director of The Latin American Education Foundation on the role education plays in helping our young people achieve their best lives.
50:18
November 28, 2021
#91 - The Work Ohana
#91 - The Work Ohana
Dr. Jim Hoven and Diane Mapes owner of Office Evolution talk entrepreneurship, the ultimate Office-Vibe, and positivity.
44:22
November 19, 2021
#90 - The Coming Together of Medicine and Law - a Brain Injury Podcast
#90 - The Coming Together of Medicine and Law - a Brain Injury Podcast
Personal Injury and Medical Malpractice Attorney Michael Kaplen sits down with Dr. Ramos to discuss brain injuries & the difficulties of showing the damage they cause to people in a court room setting.
53:60
November 12, 2021
#89 - Education in the New Era
#89 - Education in the New Era
Littleton Elementary school teacher Ashley Nelson shares with Dr. Hoven how COVID has impacted elementary education and how teaching makes a difference in the lives of both students and teachers.
43:06
November 05, 2021
#88 - A Matter of Life and Death...Surviving Covid 19
#88 - A Matter of Life and Death...Surviving Covid 19
Dr. Hoven talks to fellow chiropractor and friend Dr. Johnson about his experience with Covid 19. How he survived it and what it taught him about enjoying life to its fullest.
55:23
November 01, 2021
#87 - Making Sense of Tragedy...A Journalist's Point of View on Columbine and School Shootings
#87 - Making Sense of Tragedy...A Journalist's Point of View on Columbine and School Shootings
Dr. Hoven sits down with journalist/private investigator Jeff Kass who was one of the first reporters on the scene at the Columbine shooting and then went on to write one of the most comprehensive books on the subject.
49:40
October 22, 2021
#86 - Keeping Our Heroes Alive In Our Hearts
#86 - Keeping Our Heroes Alive In Our Hearts
Ralph Morales shares the tragic and inspirational story of Vincent "Saint" Santaniello and how his life continues to change how people live and interact with each other.
42:41
October 15, 2021
#85 - Social Media Mavens…Building a Brand On Social Media
#85 - Social Media Mavens…Building a Brand On Social Media
BloomMedia founders and operators visit with Dr. Jim Hoven on the best ways to build a brand using social media.
49:49
October 08, 2021
#84 - For The Love of Pets
#84 - For The Love of Pets
Dr. Liz Filbert visits with Dr. Jim Hoven about the life of a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, the meaning of pets in our lives, and how to say goodbye to a pet when it’s time.
51:30
October 01, 2021
#83 - FRIENDS…we all need them to live our best lives!
#83 - FRIENDS…we all need them to live our best lives!
Dr. Jim Hoven visits with FRIENDS CEO and Founder, Gina Coufal and Development Officer Rabin Walters on the role that their group provides to support those in our community with intellectual and developmental disabilities.
44:41
September 24, 2021
#82 - A Different Kind of Attorney
#82 - A Different Kind of Attorney
Dr. Jim Hoven sits down with attorney Randy Manning to chat about being a different kind of attorney and how to find ones purpose in life.
43:55
September 17, 2021
#81 - Living in the Moment
#81 - Living in the Moment
Learn more about acupuncture, how it helps with physical and metal health, and how to live in the moment though this podcast with Dr. Hoven and his acupuncturist wife, Shawna.
48:03
September 10, 2021
#80 - Life With Horses…The Westernaires Way
#80 - Life With Horses…The Westernaires Way
Join Dr. Jim Hoven as he learns about how horses, discipline and commitment make a positive difference in the lives of kids.
42:36
September 03, 2021
#79 - Protecting the Elderly
#79 - Protecting the Elderly
Dr. Jim Hoven sits down with attorney Garry Rhoden to talk about the increasing problem of elder neglect at skilled nursing facilities and how Ramos Law is helping those elders in need.
49:42
August 27, 2021
#78 - Getting the Perfect Shot
#78 - Getting the Perfect Shot
Dr. Jim Hoven visits with photographer Guadalupe Laiz and discusses her travels across the world From photographing wild horses in Iceland to  elephants on the plains of Africa.
45:23
August 20, 2021
#77 - Changing Health and Performance Across The Globe
#77 - Changing Health and Performance Across The Globe
Dr. Jim Hoven visits with Dr. Steve Capobianco, Sr. Director of Medical Education at RockTape to discuss the magic effect of kinesiology tape, movement therapy, and principles of healing.
43:46
August 13, 2021
#76 - Drivers Ready!!!!!
#76 - Drivers Ready!!!!!
Legendary motorsport racing guru and broadcaster Kurt Hansen shares his passion and love for racing, and the lessons he learned about business and life on the track.
47:23
August 06, 2021
#75 - Can You Build a Successful Business Without a Plan?
#75 - Can You Build a Successful Business Without a Plan?
Successful entrepreneur Reed Silberman tells his story of starting Ink Monstr without a plan from the back of his car, and how he’s worked his way toward his dreams.
01:06:02
July 30, 2021
#74 - Rock-n-Roll Helps the Mental Health Crisis
#74 - Rock-n-Roll Helps the Mental Health Crisis
Nathalye Moreno and Chris Fajardo share their love of children, their vision of better mental health and rock-n-roll music with Dr. Jim Hoven.
22:45
July 23, 2021
#73 - Life in the NFL and Beyond
#73 - Life in the NFL and Beyond
Dr. Jim Hoven sits down with former NFL receiver, Brandon Lloyd and talks about what NFL life is like and the lessons he learned both inside and outside “the league”.
01:01:55
July 16, 2021
#72 - The Results GUARANTEED Equation
#72 - The Results GUARANTEED Equation
In this episode, Dr. Jim Hoven shares the best way he’s found to your time, actions and attitudes to make a change in any part of your life…GUARANTEED!
15:53
July 09, 2021
#71 - Leadership Lessons Taught Through Sports
#71 - Leadership Lessons Taught Through Sports
Troy Ergenbright shares his insights of how leaders are developed through the adversity and teamwork of sports with Dr. Jim Hoven.
46:37
July 02, 2021
#70 - Spirit of Love and Service
#70 - Spirit of Love and Service
Ramos Law Paralegal Esmeralda Vidal shares her heart for clients and for “beautiful food”.
31:24
June 25, 2021
#69 - Living Optimized…How Hormones Can and Do Change Everything
#69 - Living Optimized…How Hormones Can and Do Change Everything
Dr. Jim Hoven sits down with FitMD PA Jessica Lara to discuss the importance of proper hormone balance, and what to do to Live Optimized.
47:41
June 18, 2021
#68 - Finding Your True Career Path
#68 - Finding Your True Career Path
This timely message on passion, purpose, excellence and change applies to everyone.  Dr. Hoven shared this message with Arapahoe County high school students on 4/29/21.
29:51
June 11, 2021
#67 - Block-what??? Bit-What???
#67 - Block-what??? Bit-What???
Steve Shumaker shares the basics of blockchain and Bitcoin, how those will impact our future, and how businesses can benefit from them.
40:34
June 04, 2021
#66 - The Show…and Life…Is an Incredible Journey
#66 - The Show…and Life…Is an Incredible Journey
This one-of-a-kind Denver radio and TV media icon shares her journey, her thoughts, and stories of some of her favorite interviews.  She also talks about her connection and love for animals, and her deep connection to women who have suffered abuse.
49:17
May 29, 2021
#65 - Volleyball…A Lifetime of Lessons and Legacy
#65 - Volleyball…A Lifetime of Lessons and Legacy
Owners of the very successful Juggernaut Volleyball Club share their philosophy on focusing on the PERSON inside the athlete with Dr. Jim Hoven.  They also discuss the “mirror” concept, and the lessons athletics teach not just athletes, but parents as well.
50:18
May 21, 2021
#64 - Passion For People…Laura’s Story
#64 - Passion For People…Laura’s Story
Dr. Jim Hoven visits with Ramos Law Paralegal Laura Meehan on her passion for people, including those who so desperately need food and shelter.  Her story is one of love, family and inspiration.
38:40
May 14, 2021
#63 - Life From Behind The Camera
#63 - Life From Behind The Camera
Dr. Jim Hoven connects with Ramos Law videographer Gabe Esquivel on the film industry, movies, and persistence.
36:02
May 07, 2021
#62 - The Dean of Denver TV News Anchors
#62 - The Dean of Denver TV News Anchors
Emmy award winner Ernie Bjorkman shares his incredible story, and some of his favorite moments in his 40+ years of television broadcasting.
47:24
April 30, 2021
#61 - The Importance of Coaches In Kids’ Lives
#61 - The Importance of Coaches In Kids’ Lives
Join Dr. Jim Hoven and Ian Corella as they discuss the important role that mentors play in the lives of our kids, and the top lessons they’ve seen kids take from coaches and mentors.
43:46
April 23, 2021
#60 - Code 3: Every Animal’s Lifeline
#60 - Code 3: Every Animal’s Lifeline
Dr. Jim Hoven visits with Code 3’s Nan Stuart on animal rescues.  From Hissing Cockroaches to horses and cattle, Code 3 is there to rescue animals from both disasters and abusive situations.
36:53
April 16, 2021
#59 - Theatre of the Heart, Mind and Soul Changing Students’ Lives
#59 - Theatre of the Heart, Mind and Soul Changing Students’ Lives
Dr. Jim Hoven visits with Mirror Image Arts Executive Director Andrea Rabold and Program Director Maya Osterman on how the lives of students are being changed through theater.  This is a must-listen to understand how the Arts are making a difference. On May 20th at 6:45 pm MDT, Mirror Image Arts is hosting a panel of extraordinary youth, to discuss the impact the school-to-prison pipeline has had on them and the people they care about and ways for addressing it. Register for the event here: https://bit.ly/3mAeJBv 
50:20
April 09, 2021
#58 - From Plane Crash Survivor to NBA/MLB Icon
#58 - From Plane Crash Survivor to NBA/MLB Icon
Former radio voice of the Denver Nuggets and Colorado Rockies, Jerry Schemmel takes you on the ride of your life…from surviving a deadly plane crash to the rigors of life on the road with professional athletes.
48:60
April 05, 2021
#57 - Outside the Fence with Dr. JT Anderson
#57 - Outside the Fence with Dr. JT Anderson
Dr. Anderson shares his journey from coach to spectator of America’s game.  This is a must-listen for anyone who’s been involved with their child and their sports.
38:38
March 26, 2021
#56 - A Lifeline For Small Business
#56 - A Lifeline For Small Business
Robin Martinez, Local Business Administrator of Alianza (Thornton Office of Economic Development), shares insights and strategies on how to keep the passion of small business alive, especially during trying times.
37:00
March 19, 2021
#55 - Riding Radio Waves with Cha Cha Chavez
#55 - Riding Radio Waves with Cha Cha Chavez
Dr. Jim Hoven sits down with Denver radio icon Cha Cha Chavez to talk about the transformation in the radio industry over the last 35 years, her favorite bands, and how a life in the public eye has shaped her spirit of connection.
57:04
March 12, 2021
#54 - Never the Same
#54 - Never the Same
Buddy Gregory shares his story of how an accident changed his life, but not his spirit.
30:47
March 05, 2021
#53 - Doing Business In 2021
#53 - Doing Business In 2021
Dr. Jim Hoven visits with Mike Ferrufino, President and CEO of the Colorado Hispanic Chamber of Commerce to talk about business, COVID relief dollars, and the challenges of public policy as it relates to business.  This is a GEM for the entrepreneur!
46:04
February 26, 2021
#52 - A Lawyer’s Journey
#52 - A Lawyer’s Journey
Ramos Law attorney Alicia Oaks shares the journey from insurance adjuster to attorney…and how to create a life of meaning.
42:28
February 19, 2021
#51 - Sharon Vigil, Community Service Angel
#51 - Sharon Vigil, Community Service Angel
Dr. Jim Hoven talks with Sharon Vigil about 50 years of serving through non-profits and small business development programs.
36:53
February 12, 2021
#50 - A Lawyer's Rise to the Top
#50 - A Lawyer's Rise to the Top
Dr. Ramos sits down with Mr. Ali Awad, a personal injury attorney out of Atlanta, GA who is absolutely killing it in the social media game! Dr. Ramos hears about Mr. Awad's rise to the top as a social media influencer, how he built his massive CEOLawyer brand, as well as stories from them both as to how they built their law firms.  www.ceolawyer.com  Instagram: @CEOLawyer  TikTok: @ceolawyer
01:13:16
February 05, 2021
#49 - Finding Your Strength Zone
#49 - Finding Your Strength Zone
Dr. Jim Hoven visits with Head of Legal Assistants, Ashley Whiting to discuss finding the right job, empathy, and loving people.
45:07
January 29, 2021
#48 - Coming Back From Physical Trauma
#48 - Coming Back From Physical Trauma
Ramos Law Client Danielle Santoro shares her story of coming back from an auto accident with Dr. Jim Hoven.  She talks about the physical, mental and emotional challenges that she and her loved ones dealt with, and how the team who took care of her made all the difference.
35:59
January 22, 2021
#47 - Living Life In Flow
#47 - Living Life In Flow
In this episode, Dr. Jim Hoven hears stories from Greg Mascaro on how the purpose of life has been more impactful than the specific plan for life…and this guys LOVES cars!
40:58
January 18, 2021
#46 - A Journey of Healing
#46 - A Journey of Healing
Dr. Jim Hoven sits down with Ramos Law Paralegal Ashley Darrow to talk about the art of living an authentic and purpose-driven life.
42:03
January 08, 2021
#45 - Kids and Families First…The Griffith Center Way
#45 - Kids and Families First…The Griffith Center Way
Join Dr. Jim Hoven as he visits with Griffith Center’s CEO, Christina Murphy on the history of this great organization, and the incredible need for family-based mental health care in our community.
46:33
January 01, 2021
#44 - Making Happiness a Way of Life
#44 - Making Happiness a Way of Life
Dr. Joe Ramos and Dr. Jim Hoven discuss happiness, the power of perspective, and the nature of achievement.
35:29
December 25, 2020
#43 - Your Employer May Be Able To Determine Your Holiday Plans Due To COVID19
#43 - Your Employer May Be Able To Determine Your Holiday Plans Due To COVID19
Director of Ramos Law’s Employment Law division, Colleen Calandra shares the latest information about how employers can consider your holiday travel, social media, and other “outside-work” behaviors when creating work and vacation schedules.
18:53
December 18, 2020
#42 - I Still Have Wings to Fly. Life After Paralysis.
#42 - I Still Have Wings to Fly. Life After Paralysis.
Dr. Jim Hoven sits down with Nicole Fryer to talk about how a single bullet changed her life and made her see her dream.
46:22
December 11, 2020
#41 - How to Safeguard Your Business During COVID-19
#41 - How to Safeguard Your Business During COVID-19
Dr. Joseph Ramos holds a webinar event in Thornton, Colorado to help businesses and individuals understand the science behind COVID-19 and how to protect yourself and your business during this time. 
43:10
December 04, 2020
#40 - The Strain On Doctors Due to COVID 19
#40 - The Strain On Doctors Due to COVID 19
Dr. Jim Hoven visits with Paige Brophy on how to take care of doctors during COVID 19, the importance of the outdoors for kids, and how to use mentors to develop a better future.
39:54
November 27, 2020
#39 - Thanksgiving…A Spirit As Well As A Season
#39 - Thanksgiving…A Spirit As Well As A Season
Dr. Joe Ramos and Dr. Jim Hoven share their favorite parts about Thanksgiving, and the foundational importance of being thankful every day.
34:45
November 20, 2020
#38 - There is ALWAYS a way!
#38 - There is ALWAYS a way!
Dr. Jim Hoven visits with Mrs. Tashae Rodarte to talk about the trials of teenage moms, reconciliation, finding purpose, and passing on life’s most important lessons to our kids.
41:53
November 13, 2020
#37 - Lineage of Legacy. A Lifetime Of Service Helps Our National Treasures
#37 - Lineage of Legacy. A Lifetime Of Service Helps Our National Treasures
Dr. Jim Hoven sits down with Stephanie Knight, Executive Director of The Senior Hub.  Together they unpack the needs of our senior citizens as well as our children, and discuss education and it’s place throughout our lives.
55:25
November 06, 2020
#36 - Never, NEVER Give Up on Your Dreams and Your Destiny.
#36 - Never, NEVER Give Up on Your Dreams and Your Destiny.
Dr. Jim Hoven visits with Ramos Law attorney Marianne Garrison on her extraordinary journey from corporate attorney, to full time mom, to protector of the community.
46:29
October 30, 2020
#35 - Living a Legacy of Happiness and Business Building
#35 - Living a Legacy of Happiness and Business Building
Dr. Jim Hoven chats with Maria Gonzalez, founder of Adelante Community Development about the connection between a heart for service, the Latino Community, and business-building.
57:07
October 23, 2020
#34 - Thoughts of a Young CEO
#34 - Thoughts of a Young CEO
Join Dr. Jim Hoven as he visits with Ramos Law CEO Daniel Filbert to talk about the role of college, the importance of personal growth, and the future of business.
43:20
October 16, 2020
#33 - A New Way to Deal with Trauma
#33 - A New Way to Deal with Trauma
Dr. Jim Hoven visits with Allie Beckmann who talks about how movement and the mind can affect the spirit to overcome physical, mental and emotional trauma.
57:39
October 09, 2020
#32 - Stay True to Your Roots
#32 - Stay True to Your Roots
Ramos Law’s Community Relations Specialist, Tammy Quintana, shares how her history in the Latino community has shaped her destiny. She describes what makes for a great boss, and how to be a great salesperson in any field.
35:52
October 02, 2020
#31 - Youthful Spirit, Timeless Wisdom
#31 - Youthful Spirit, Timeless Wisdom
Join Dr. Jim Hoven as he learns more about family and service from Client Services Specialist Keyla Cardenas.
42:14
September 25, 2020
#30 - Daughter of an Icon...Doctor of the Future
#30 - Daughter of an Icon...Doctor of the Future
Dr. Jim Hoven sits down with Dr. Alicia Yochum to talk about the journey from being "Dr. Terry's daughter" to leading the field in radiology and ultrasound application.  She also talks about the struggles of opening a new business and the ways to overcome your weaknesses.
51:06
September 18, 2020
#29 - Untamed Spirit
#29 - Untamed Spirit
Dr. Jim Hoven and attorney Kari Ramos sit down to talk a wide variety of topics from victim’s advocacy to beauty pageants…and even wild horses.
50:15
September 11, 2020
#28 - Leading (and living) From the Heart
#28 - Leading (and living) From the Heart
Dr. Jim Hoven gets lessons about starting a company, leading with compassion, overcoming mistakes and "what's next" with CEO and Founder of Clix media company, Jason Hylan.
01:03:51
September 04, 2020
#27 - It's All About Drive and Community
#27 - It's All About Drive and Community
Dr. Jim Hoven and Ramos Law attorney Chad Biggerstaff talk about how Chad's journey went from college athlete to motorsports professional to attorney.  The journey is winding and crazy, but full of adventure and fulfillment.
37:40
August 28, 2020
#26 - How The Bachelor Changed My Life- Chris Bukowski
#26 - How The Bachelor Changed My Life- Chris Bukowski
Chris Bukowski shares his thoughts on The Bachelor experience, business philosophy and philanthropy with Dr. Jim Hoven.
51:09
August 21, 2020
#25 - Against the Odds… One Attorney’s Journey
#25 - Against the Odds… One Attorney’s Journey
Dr. Jim Hoven sits down with attorney Yuri Bazan to hear about her journey of strength and persistence after loss that would cripple most people.  This is a story of a woman following her dream and inspiring others along the way.
44:10
August 14, 2020
#24 - The Heart and Art of Teaching
#24 - The Heart and Art of Teaching
Dr. Jim Hoven visits with Ashley Nelson, teacher extraordinaire.  She shares her insights on the heart and motivation required to be a great teacher as well as educating kids during a pandemic.
42:24
August 07, 2020
#23 - Living a Life of Hustle
#23 - Living a Life of Hustle
Dr. Jim Hoven sits down with Rob Quinn, founder of Spectrum Advertising.  Rob has been at the center of the entertainment industry for over 30 years...he talks advertising, pivoting during a pandemic, mountain biking and music.
43:44
July 31, 2020
#22 - The Power of Relationships
#22 - The Power of Relationships
Dr. Jim Hoven and Ramos Law's Director of Business Culture Ian Corella discuss the power of love and connection in the workplace and also in life.
40:24
July 24, 2020
#21 - Following the Trail of a Serial Entrepreneur
#21 - Following the Trail of a Serial Entrepreneur
Dr. Jim Hoven visits with Jeff Cisneros, serial entrepreneur and all around great human being.  This episode talks about the importance of pivoting as well as taking care of the details when building companies.
46:37
July 17, 2020
#20 - Born For This...My Journey
#20 - Born For This...My Journey
Ramos Law attorney Russ Araya shares his story of how a TV show shaped his entire destiny and how the key to service is "humanity".
39:57
July 10, 2020
#19 - Living Life To The HILT
#19 - Living Life To The HILT
Dr. Jim Hoven gets insight on the HILT system of performance and achievement in this inspiring conversation with world-class trainer, author, and speaker, Joel Patrick.
57:05
July 03, 2020
#18 - Mentality of a Champion- A Visit With John Grant Jr.
#18 - Mentality of a Champion- A Visit With John Grant Jr.
It's not often one gets to speak with a legend.  Join Dr. Jim Hoven as he learns what makes a champion and a legend, the secret to creating great culture, and overcoming adversity.
43:30
June 26, 2020
#17 - Living Life From the Heart - w/ Ramos Law Paralegal Julia Regan
#17 - Living Life From the Heart - w/ Ramos Law Paralegal Julia Regan
Dr. Jim Hoven spends time with Ramos Law paralegal Julia Regan who shares some of her greatest life-lessons as a child with 8 siblings, and how an attitude of fun and dancing helped her achieve her goals. Listen and Subscribe!
37:20
June 19, 2020
#16 - A Life Built for Service - Ramos Law Attorney Nate Wright
#16 - A Life Built for Service - Ramos Law Attorney Nate Wright
Dr. Jim Hoven and Nate Wright Talk Service and Mission in this meaningful conversation about growing up in a service-oriented family. Concepts of personal choice and taking care of people take front and center in this delightful conversation.
43:22
June 12, 2020
#15 - Work-Life Balance and Parenting Philosophies
#15 - Work-Life Balance and Parenting Philosophies
Dr. Hoven sits down with power-couple Brian and Colleen Calandra to learn how they manage being attorneys, co-workers and parents.  Hear the strategies they use to cope with stress, manage their crazy schedules, and find time to grow as a couple.
01:13:49
June 05, 2020
#14 - STRIDE Community Health Center…Front and Center in Caring for People
#14 - STRIDE Community Health Center…Front and Center in Caring for People
Dr. Jim Hoven interviews STRIDE CEO Ben Wiederholt who shares his experience in leading a healthcare organization that serves over 50,000 patients each year.  He shares the core values of health care in “normal” times as well as when facing a pandemic like we are in currently.  This is an inspiring show that can benefit everyone who loves a story of taking care of others.
51:09
May 29, 2020
#13 - The New Expression of Movement, With Physical Training Expert Will Emerson
#13 - The New Expression of Movement, With Physical Training Expert Will Emerson
Join Dr. Jim Hoven and Movement guru Will Emerson as they talk about the latest (and most interesting) new concepts on fitness and movement…and the incredible importance of the mind-body connection.
44:18
May 22, 2020
#12 - Colleen Calandra and Employment Issues During COVID-19
#12 - Colleen Calandra and Employment Issues During COVID-19
Colleen Calandra heads up the Employment Division of Ramos Law. She has her finger on the pulse of how COVID-19 is affecting employers and employees, the changes in laws related to unemployment, real-life issues like taking care of a family member with COVID-19, and business interruption insurance.
38:33
May 12, 2020
#11 - The History of Bandimere Speedway and How Faith Drives Business
#11 - The History of Bandimere Speedway and How Faith Drives Business
Dr. Hoven spends time with racing icon Mr. John Bandimere to learn more about how the world-renown drag strip, Bandimere Speedway went from a dream to a dream racing venue. He also learns the important role that faith has played in John’s life, and finds out the answer to the age-old question…What’s the “Best car ever”?
01:03:11
May 08, 2020
#10 - Meghan Stephenson - The Importance of Having HEART at Work and Surviving a Tragedy...Lessons Learned From the Las Vegas Shooting
#10 - Meghan Stephenson - The Importance of Having HEART at Work and Surviving a Tragedy...Lessons Learned From the Las Vegas Shooting
Spoken like a true angel-warrior, Ramos Law's Meghan Stephenson shares her horrifying experience in the Las Vegas shooting, and how she used the power of love to overcome the horror and pain of that terrible day.
37:47
May 01, 2020
#9 - Leading Your Company Through the COVID-19 Era
#9 - Leading Your Company Through the COVID-19 Era
Join Dr. Jim Hoven and Ramos Law's head of the Business and Corporate Division, Attorney David Silverman as they share insights on how to create a stable business while taking care of the most important asset the business has...the people.
35:29
April 24, 2020
#8 - Dr. Randy Snyder- From US team athlete to treating doctor and mentor
#8 - Dr. Randy Snyder- From US team athlete to treating doctor and mentor
Dr. Hoven and Dr. Snyder team up on this episode to talk about the Olympic team experience, as well as how to deal with the inevitable curve balls life can through our way.  They also share information on how they approach the healing and treatment process for patients
55:33
April 17, 2020
#7 - Building Culture in the COVID-19 era.
#7 - Building Culture in the COVID-19 era.
Join Dr. Jim Hoven as he speaks with Director of Business Culture, Ian Corella to gain insight into some of the most effective ways to keep employees engaged and involved when they work from home.  This episode is meant to help you lift the spirits of your team while at the same time keeping them feeling safe and productive during this most uncertain time.
29:45
April 10, 2020
#6 - Unemployment during the COVID-19 pandemic, with Employment Attorney Colleen Calandra
#6 - Unemployment during the COVID-19 pandemic, with Employment Attorney Colleen Calandra
Dr. Jim Hoven gets all the latest information about Unemployment during the COVID-19 pandemic from the head of the Employment Law Division at Ramos Law.  They cover things like filling out the app, partial benefits for those still working, and even benefits for entrepreneurs.
29:21
April 03, 2020
#5 - Brittany Bock & Dr. Jim - Overcoming adversity and living an inspired life
#5 - Brittany Bock & Dr. Jim - Overcoming adversity and living an inspired life
In this episode, Brittany shares with Dr. Hoven her amazing journey to the top of the soccer world.  She shares what helped her achieve that level of success as well as the coping strategies she used to overcome career-ending injuries and the new way she brings joy to the world.  This is an inspiring story of how to live the life of a champion.
01:03:03
March 27, 2020
#4 - Coronavirus and the Science Behind Staying Healthy
#4 - Coronavirus and the Science Behind Staying Healthy
Dr. Joseph Ramos and Dr. Jim Hoven have a candid discussion about the coronavirus. They discuss medical information as well as practical information for the everyday person to stay healthy, engaged, connected, and happy. Contact Ramos Law if you have any questions about this episode or the Coronavirus
01:16:08
March 20, 2020
#3 - COVID-19 Info & Explanation From Dr. Joseph Ramos
#3 - COVID-19 Info & Explanation From Dr. Joseph Ramos
Dr. Ramos addressed the Ramos Law team about the COVID-19 virus. Listen as Dr. Ramos explains the origins, research, and information about this coronavirus and what you can do to keep yourself, loved ones, and our country safe.
17:35
March 17, 2020
#2 - Dr. Mike & Patrick Barnes- Understanding and getting through Compassion Fatigue
#2 - Dr. Mike & Patrick Barnes- Understanding and getting through Compassion Fatigue
In this episode, Dr. Hoven learns more about the little-known syndrome of Compassion Fatigue (symptoms of mental stress, burnout, fatigue and more) and how it affects those who serve the injured.  The importance of mental health is stressed during this episode.
56:35
March 13, 2020
#1 - Dr. Joseph Ramos- Doing business the right way…it all starts in the roots.
#1 - Dr. Joseph Ramos- Doing business the right way…it all starts in the roots.
In this episode, Dr. Ramos talks about the process of becoming a medical doctor and an attorney, and the qualities that he’s seen that lead not only to success, but to happiness as well.
01:32:40
February 16, 2020