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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    … for digital marketing, could it be true for your industry? Nice Try, Einstein Albert Einstein is widely seen as one of the most intelligent men to ever walk the earth. After all, the guy came up with an answer for the age-old question, “Why is the sky blue?” (Evidently because of critical opalescence and because Rayleigh scattering is quantitative, but I…

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