Bad-Mouthing your competition! Our guest is Dr. David Gruder, Chief Integrity & Collaboration Officer at Integrity Revolution, LLC, and the Co-Head of Faculty at CEO Space International.
Griff, Lee and Dr. David Gruder, along with the eBay Radio Chat Board members, further discussed the issue of bad-mouthing your competitors.
Organize everything with Evernote (http://www.evernote.com)! Our guest is Charlene Anderson, known on eBay as Top-Rated Seller purveyorallthingscreative.
Thrift Hunters reality show on Spike TV! Our guests are Bryan Goodman and Jason T. Smith, known on eBay as Top-Rated Sellers mr.bigfoot and tikipugmusic respectively and together as partners in Thrifting with the Boys.
Bryan Goodman and Jason T. Smith, Spike TV’s Thrift Hunters (a.k.a. Thrifting with the Boys), stayed on with Griff and Lee. Lisa, Beaumont TX (iluvsellin), won the Secret Word Contest. Jim, Cincinatti OH (kingjamestradingpost), had a question for Bryan and Jason regarding something they bought on their TV show. Cindy, Laten UT (bubbacandance), called to speak with Bryan and Jason. Katie, MN, called to ask Bryan and Jason about their partnership.
Selecting the proper film, camera and darkroom equipment. Our guest is Cindy Shebley, known on eBay as Top-Rated Seller clovercity, an eBay Education Specialist and Certified Business Consultant.
12 hot Spring selling seasons to prepare for now! Our guest is Lisa Suttora, owner of WhatDoISell.com.
Lisa, Beaumont TX (iluvsellin), called to ask some questions about the Global Shipping Program. Bev, Chicago IL (samican2), called to tell us about a challenge she is having with items not automatically relisting due to a change in USPS Priority Express Mail.
Lee Mirabal read the eBay Radio news. Stories include the Super Bowl; an eBay cruise; and more.
The eBay Detective! Our guest is Charles A. Salter, known on eBay as writerman2007 and the author of The eBay Detective novels, which can be found on eBay linked from the eBay Radio Seller Bookshelf (under the Seller Resources tab in the eBay Radio archives). Titles of the trilogy are The eBay Plot; The eBay Code; and The eBay Guardian.
Dani, Reno,NV called about the new shipping/handling time. George, Elgin, IL asked if we can post the answers to questions the callers have, Beth, Levittown asked about a seller who changed the shipping after the fact. George called to ask if eBay publishes sellers results so he can see how his sales measure up to others on eBay.
A church Bell that went missing showed up on eBay, Jennifer, Charleston, SC called about why the UK site can still use the feature first item, but we can’t in US. Kim, Lakewood, CO regarding selling an item that was new and still in box. When the buyer got it he said there were pieces missing. She want to know if she was wrong in not taking it out of box to check it first.
Griff and Lee gave a “green” report which included stories about green.ebay.com Diane, Sunnyvale, CA regarding wait times for eBay customer service, Kathryn from http://www.Kabbage.com called with a report about credit scores.
Miriam, Chico, Ca called to tell us she had her best week ever on eBay. She is selling lots of stuff internationally – mostly American brands. Her blog is http://www.bluefrogshoesblog.com Tom, Pittsburg regarding not being able to subtract discount. Dani called about her “bling my bra” hers is 48G cup.
Griff discussed why the big brand name sellers help smaller eBay sellers, Lee reported on a fellow who buys military medals on eBay and looks for the family of its original recepient or donates them to museums in the hometowns of the military member. Diane called about FAQ’s announced yesterday regarding duplicate listings. Griff and Lee reported on International eBay News items.
Announcement was made about Lorrie Norrington, President of eBay Marketplaces leaving eBay for personal family reason. She is much loved by eBay employees and the eBay community for her helpful and up beat attitude. She will be missed. Kat from Texas called about the “Bling My Bra” auctions which will start tomorrow on eBay. Lee talked about a charity auction called “TwitChange” which lets you bid to win celebrities who will tweet, retweet, and follow you on Twitter all for charity.
Griff welcomed Lee back from the hiatus. Lee gave an update on John’s health condition. He is getting better each day. Griff talked about important changes that went live on August 31st and more coming soon. eBay FAQ’s, free eBay Listings Analytics application and more. Colleen, Kalispell, MT called with a bizarre shipping issue, Rick, Santa Clara, CA called about the On Location Event at eBay and said it was awesome! Bobbie called about Seacoast Sellers Group meeting this Monday, 13th 6pm Eastern time at Roundabout Diner in Portsmouth.
Anita in Chicago called in to say that Griff is going to Chicago to their meeting and they are thrilled. Don, Mountain View, CA – Does software licensed for academics mean you can’t sell them to just anyone? Steve called about Fashion Vault and where the whole manufacturer to consumer thing is going.
SMALL BUSINESS SATURDAY:
SHOP SMALL AND SAVE BIG!
Small Business Saturday is coming up on November 25, 2017, and eBay is celebrating the day with a dedicated landing page featuring reasons to shop small along with super deals from small businesses on eBay.
Be sure to rev up your own marketing to take advantage of this holiday buyer bonanza, and check out eBay’s SBS hub!
ENJOY EBAY OPEN 2017 ON VIDEO
Want to relive the excitement of eBay Open 2017 — and benefit from the valuable content presented there? Check out videos of the general sessions and workshops!