James Hahn

James Kenneth "Jim" Hahn (born July 3, 1950) is an American lawyer and politician. Hahn was elected the 40th Mayor of Los Angeles in 2001. He served until 2005, at which time he was defeated in his bid for re-election. Prior to his term as mayor, Hahn served in several other capacities for the city of Los Angeles, including Deputy City Attorney (1975–1979), City Controller (1981–1985) and City Attorney (1985–2001). Hahn is the only individual in the city's history to have been elected to all three citywide offices. He is currently a sitting judge on the Los Angeles County Superior Court. He is a member of the Democratic Party.
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  • How to get things done even when you can’t concentrate: Return on Attention

    … by James Hahn II, {grow} Community Member Put yourself in 1999. You just turned 19 years old and got your first “grown-up” job selling furniture. You want to do everything you can to succeed, so you go searching for all of the books, tapes, and advice you can find to be successful. Brian Tracy, Jeffrey Gitomer, Dale Carnegie. You devour…

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  • Dare to Be Stupid: A lesson for B2B marketers from Weird Al

    … By James Hahn II, {grow} Community Member July 15th, 2014 will forever live in infamy. That is the day Weird Al Yankovic debuted at number one on the Billboard 200 for the first time. His parodies of Robin Thicke’s “Blurred Lines” and Pharell Williams’ “Happy” were immediate hits. One of my favorites that flew under the radar was “Mission…

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