Open phones, Contact Us email and more: Eric, Stuart FL (nativeamericanturquoise), asked for a listing dish. Lee read a poem written by Ron, Birmingham AL (oilerman21).
Episode 4 of eBay’s Open for Business podcast, “Surviving Failure”, looks at the lessons learned by 2 small businesses when things didn’t go as planned. Listen and subscribe via iTunes, GooglePlay, Stitcher or RSS feed at http://ebay.com/openforbusiness.
10 steps to success on eBay! Our guest is Christopher “Golden Pineapple” Lesley, known on eBay as Top Rated Seller manofvintage.
From English teacher to eBay entrepreneur! Our guest is Stephanie Frantz, known on eBay as Top Rated Seller everythingvintagesteph.
Open phones, Contact Us email, and more: David, Boca Raton FL (djmovers99), had a question about including the word “vintage” in his store name. Theresa, Williams AZ (clubred97), won a $25 gift certificate for shipping supplies from Bubblefast (http://www.bubblefast.com) for answering the “Hey You, Pay Attention!” trivia question.
Sourcing and selling collectible toys! Our guest is John Phipps, known on eBay as Top Rated Seller jophicollectibles.
Creating your first listing on eBay! Our guest is Debbie Wieder, known on eBay as Top Rated Seller thebookkiosk.
Open phones, Contact Us email and more: Paula, Scottsdale AZ (dbruno), won the Secret Word Contest. Ron, Birmingham AL (oilerman21), had a question about how buyers perceive free shipping.
Griff and Lee read current events from the eBay Radio Seller Events Calendar, located under Seller Resources in the eBay Radio archives. To submit your sellers group meetup or other event, go to eBayRadio.com; click on “Past Episodes” in the right-hand sidebar; then click on “Submit an Event” in the upper right-hand corner of any archives page.
Griff gave an overview of today’s show and introduced the eBay Radio News with Lee Mirabal. Stories include Hal Lawton’s email about new items from followed sellers; Emma Watson’s Beauty and the Beast dress; and paychecks. Lee told Griff it’s National Hug a Newsperson Day and wished him a happy birthday tomorrow, April 5th. Meanwhile, a virtual pink birthday party ensued on the chat board.
Answers to your USPS questions! Our guest is Nate Heyward, eBay’s Senior Manager, Carrier Relationships.
Open phones, Contact Us email, and more: Nate Heyward, eBay’s Senior Manager, Carrier Relations, stayed on to discuss USPS. Lee introduced an audio clip from Episode 3 of eBay’s Open for Business podcast, titled “Bootstrapping 101”. Hear the whole story and subscribe via iTunes, GooglePlay, Stitcher or RSS feed at http://www.ebay.com/openforbusiness.