Lessons learned can be incredible tools to propel your business forward. In Part One of two for 2017 Key Affiliate Insights, Box Pro Magazine looks back on its cover stories of 2017, pulling essential highlights from the six Affiliates who shared about their journeys to success:Carey Kepler and Jeremy Thiel have gone through plenty of “break-ups” in the CrossFit gym world. However, they are still big on pouring into their Coaches.
I think it’s safe to say we are a distracted society. And I’m not just talking about your average millennial. For example, when you are working on a task, are you truly focused on it? Or are you allowing in your distraction? Distractions can be interruptions from your Coaches, your phone going off, your email dinging. I know for me, the phone is a big distraction.
For three days this week, I was in Asheville, North Carolina, with the rest of my company. If you didn’t know, Box Pro Magazine is under the Peake Media umbrella, a media brand that produces multiple publications for the fitness business professional. Overall we may be a small team, but we get a lot done – a familiar thing in the world of the Box owner. Ultimately, our end-of-the-year meeting always has two goals: recap the year and build community.
Muck Rack makes it simple to find people, tweets, or articles that mention any name, keyword, company, hashtag etc. We've compiled this guide to help you make the most of your search.
Selecting a term
Start searching tweets, articles from media outlets, articles mentioned in tweets, journalists'
names, titles and bios with some suggested searches:
Companies or Topics (e.g. iPhone, Microsoft)
Phrases (e.g. "cloud computing") — use quotes to keep the terms together
Twitter handles (e.g. @username) — returns those who have mentioned or replied to
Names (e.g. "David Pogue")
Hashtags (e.g. #sxsw, #london2012)
Bio details (e.g. vegan, Olympics, father)
Muck Rack's Advanced Search allows for many boolean operators.
Find results that mention multiple specified terms, use AND or
+. For example, ensure each result contains both Elon Musk and Mark Zuckerberg by
searching Musk AND Zuckerberg or Musk + Zuckerberg.
Use the operators OR or , to broaden your search when you'd like either of
multiple terms to appear in results. (This is the default behavior of our search when no operators
are used). For example, results will contain either cake or cookie by searching cake OR cookie or cake,cookie
Use NOT or - to subtract results from your search. For
example, searching Disney will yield results about the Walt Disney Company as well as Walt Disney
World Resort. To exclude mentions of Disney World, search for Disney -World or Disney
When using one of these operators with a phrase, enclose it in quotation marks. For example, you can
find results about smartphones excluding Apple's iPhone 4S by searching smartphone -"iPhone
Exact case matching or punctuation
If you're searching for a brand name or keyword that relies on specific punctuation marks or capitalization, you can
find results that match your exact query by adding matchcase: before the keyword you're searching for, like matchcase:E*TRADE .
Use parentheses to separate multiple
boolean phrases. For example, to find journalists talking about having fun in Disney World or
Disneyland, search for ("disney world" OR disneyland) AND fun.
An asterisk can be used to search for any variation of a root word truncated by the asterisk. For example, searching for admin* will return results for administrator, administration, administer, administered, etc.
A near operator is an AND operator where you can control the distance between the words. You can vary the distance the near operation uses by adding a forward slash and number (between 0-99) such as strawberries NEAR/10 "whipped cream", which means the strawberries must exist within 10 words of "whipped cream".