Jenna Naughton, Senior Manager for Consumer Marketing at eBay visited with Griff and Lee to tell us what eBay is doing for Black Friday and Cyber Monday. She also told us about a new tool on eBay called “Deal Finder.”
eBay CEO John Donahoe stopped by the studio to give us a “state of eBay” conversation.
eBay CEO John Donahoe stayed with us for this segment. Danni, Reno, NV, asked question on her new ID that is totally focused on fashion and wants to know if there is any plan to link ID’s from the same seller together so that I can make use of my good feedback. David, MA, called in about expedited shipping, Steve, Hopkinsville, KY asked question about grading system being more “equal” for all categories. Joyce, Russel, KS called about fulfilling Christmas and old letter to Santa. Brenda, Portland, Or called in to say she loves First Class shipping and it works beautifully for her.
Kat Simpson, Top Rated Seller, PowerSeller with shooting-star feedback and head Instigator at Kat’s Kloset stopped by with tips for surviving the holiday selling rat race.
Kristin Darrow, Manager for Seller Protection stopped by to help us understand eBay’s new Feedback Extortion policy.
Kristin Darrow stayed with us for more info on feedback extortion, Alisa, St. Joe Il called in with question about shipping fees, Katherine, Bellingham, WA won the Quack Prize!
Lee Mirabal read the news which contained stories about the Beatles jacket listed on eBay, Black Friday, and President Clinton’s listing his “stuff” on eBay. eBay’s “Top Rated Seller” program is one year old and the statistics show that those sellers have higher “watch” rates as well as sales rates.
Lee Mirabal read the eBay Radio News, including stories about a poker bracelet, police and a lucky diamond. Griff and Lee talked about the new eBay commericals and taked about a listing for $20,000 worth of legos.
Jason Hodges, President of http://auctane.net told us about an eBay app that can save sellers time and money.
Don, Mountain View,California called regarding a challenge he is having, Chris Dawson, eBay Radio’s International Correspondant called in regarding the big big banking controversy going on right now in the U.K. Griff and Lee talked about Prince William finally proposing to Kate. Griff told us about special UPS pricing program for eBay sellers http://eBay.promotionexpert.com/carrierdiscount. Noel, Georgetown, TX about a competitor breaking eBay rules, Even, Round Rock, Tx regarding a note from eBay about her gallery picture being missing.
Tuesday: 11am-2pm PT
Thursday: 11am-1pm PT
eBay has announced the 15 finalists for this year’s SHINE Awards: 3 in each of 5 categories. Now it’s up to you to help determine who wins! Read their stories and check out their stores; then vote for your favorites daily* now through July 18 at eBay.com/ShineAwards.
*Limit 1 vote per category per eBay ID per day
Come join us during breakfast, lunch, and Happy Hour; listen live, share a tip, and win a prize!
Tuesday, 7/24: 4:30-5:30pm PT
(During the Welcome Reception)
Wednesday, 7/25: 8:00-9:00am PT
(During breakfast; Best eBay Outfits Contest)
Thursday, 7/26: 12:30-1:30pm PT
(During lunch; featuring prizes and surprises!)
Mandalay Bay, Las Vegas
eBay Open 2018 is SOLD OUT! For updates about the agenda, workshops, and speakers, go to eBayOpen.com.