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.
Greg Lisiweski, Director, Web Product Management with PayPal Credit, stopped by the San Jose studios to help us understand how to use “Bill Me Later” http://billmelater.com
Tim Fields, who lived through hurricane Katrina is a big buyer on eBay and he stopped by to tell us whats in the mind of the buyer on eBay.
Lee talked about using credit cards to fund your business, Margaret, Portland, Oregon asked why unpaid item assistant is different from the unpaid item on a case by case basis. Lori, Phoenix, AZ says she has had buyers that don’t want to use PayPal and are asking me if they can pay by checks or money orders. Brando DelGrosso, http://www.doba.com called in with his “Doba Deals” of the week. Mark Gorlin with http://www.kabbage.com called in with financing tips for eBay sellers.
Lisa Suttora, founder of http://whatdoisell.com helped us through some common challenges eBay sellers have during the holiday selling season.
Nate Cottle, http://www.Doba.com called in with Doba deals for the week including a platter and a 16 piece cutlery set, Beth, Levittown, PA called with an update for the “Bling My Bra” campaign. There are still 40 bras left. All money from listings go to Susan G. Koman Cure for Breast Cancer. Debbie, Chatsworth, CA, called with a challenge and thanked eBay for the new “vacation closure” functionality. Danni, Reno was the “quack question” winner.
Captain Jim Sanderson, Top Rated PowerSeller “How eBay makes selling online easy” He is known on eBay as capt-jims-locker http://www.jimsanderson.net
Lynn Dralle, The Queen of Auctions http://www.thequeenofauctions.com stopped by to help us with “moving your eBay business out of your home”
Eric Nash, http://www.stamps.com called with a tip for sellers. Griff and Lee read “10 ways to increase Order Size” written by Sue Bailey at http://www.tamebay.com Tim Dubroy, http://www.Terapeak.com called with a tip for making your listing title better.
Lee Mirabal read the news, including stories about Bulk Functionality, babies named eBay, and Wheel of Fortune. Griff and Lee talked about whats happening this week on eBay campus.
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.