The Simple Entrepreneur RUNNING EVERY DAY 1460 DAYS 4 YEARS

RUNNING EVERY DAY 1460 DAYS = 4 YEARS

Time flies and I completely forgot that it’s been 4 years since I started the journey of running every day for at least 5 KM. My running streak as of today is 1467 days and yes, it’s been quite a journey. This picture is of me running this morning when it was sprinkling with rain […]

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ANNUAL REVIEW 2021 AND GOALS FOR 2022

Happy New Year all! It’s now 2022 and time to publish my annual review and goals for this year. This is the article I published last year: ANNUAL REVIEW 2020 AND GOALS FOR 2021 Let’s recap the goals I wrote down for 2021: increase traffic to this website and other website I manage increase YouTube […]

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MY YOUTUBE CHANNEL IS GETTING MONETISED

I’ve finally managed to monetise my Skopioeye YouTube channel. I first started the channel back in 2012 and at the time there was no such thing as YouTube channel requirements – ie 1000 subscribers and 4000 hours of watch time in 12 months. There are also some new ones now such as having the account […]

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USING THE LAZY SUSAN FOR BOARD GAMES

Like many families in New South Wales, Australia, we’re in lockdown and life can get a bit boring. If you have some board games tucked away in the cupboards or in the garage now is a great time to dust off the covers and start teaching and playing with the kids. I decided to play […]

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ANNUAL REVIEW 2020 AND GOALS FOR 2021

Another year has quickly gone by. 2020 was a year that many of us won’t forget especially due to the pandemic and the bush fires. Life simply goes on and I wanted to spend some time in reflecting on some of my achievements in 2020 and write down some goals for 2021. Out curiosity, I […]

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WEBSITE MONITORING AND STATUS PAGES

If you’re a digital marketer, entrepreneur, a small/medium/large business owner or just a hardcore techie that owns or manages multiple websites (just like me) then let me introduce to you a tool I’ve been using to monitor all my websites – it’s called Better Uptime. In this article, I’ll show you how I use this […]

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IMPROVING MY TYPING SPEED – TYPING TEST

I decided to test my typing speed after watching a video from Ali Abdaal – a YouTuber who is also a junior doctor (well sort of, he’s currently on a break). His videos are about various topics such as book reviews, tips for studying for exams, lifestyle topics, tech and productivity tips (how to be […]

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Marco Tran 5KM RUNS FOR 30 CONSECUTIVE DAYS

5KM RUNS FOR 30 CONSECUTIVE DAYS

Today marks the 30th day of running at least 5km per day! I ran a total of 149.7kms. I decided to see how my body will respond when running at least 5km each day and yes it’s a bit crazy. I have been running the occasional 1-3 runs a week but never consecutively for 30 […]

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Marco Tran FIXING THE CISCO ANYCONNECT PROFILE

FIXING THE CISCO ANYCONNECT PROFILE

In a previous post “Configuring the Cisco ASA” I described how I configured the Cisco ASA and I mentioned about the Cisco AnyConnect client. The Cisco AnyConnect client has been working well but recently I noticed the profile hostname changed and it was not loading the correct server. It was getting annoying so I wanted […]

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NOVEMBER BURPEE CHALLENGE

In November I was involved in a burpee challenge, where our group decided to aim to complete 1400 burpees for that month. For those of you who don’t know what a burpee is, then had a look at this video. It strengths all parts of the body and it’s like doing a pushup with a […]

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HAPPY BIRTHDAY MUM

It was my mum’s birthday and she’s always been the type to prefer to stay at home than go out, so the TRAN CLAN gathered at my parent’s house for an early dinner. My mum is a gentle soul, she has always been a stay at home mum looking after her 4 kids. She doesn’t […]

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FIXING THE LIGHT

FIXING THE LIGHT

One of our office lights almost feel the other day and today an electrician came to fix it. This is a picture of the light almost falling from the ceiling. It was held by 2 screws on the right hand side. The plastic cover almost fell off so the electrician use some cable ties to […]

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