Bonus Open Phones, Contact Us email and more: Lee told Griff about the experiences of eBay interns. Griff and Lee shared Vice President of B2C Selling & Global Trust Bob Kupbens’ 9 tips for sellers preparing for the 2017 holiday season, as reported by Marcia Layton Turner in Forbes magazine.
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Open phones, Contact Us email and more: Gina, Des Moines NM (classysoles) called in with a question for Griff.
Tim’s top tips for super selling! Our guest is Tim Chapman, known on eBay as Top Rated Seller mr.customerservice.
How to cope with your business when challenges strike! Our guest is Charlene Anderson, known on eBay as Top Rated Seller purveyorallthingscreative.
Open phones, Contact Us email and more: Forrest, Lakewood WA (hulkhauler1), wondered where to find his quarterly coupon for eBay-branded shipping supplies. He also had a question about Best Match. Lil, Deland FL (lilysloft), has a challenge with the new Leave Feedback page. Lee reminded listeners to use their Q4 coupon for eBay-branded shipping supplies (http://www.ebay.com/supplies). Gina, Des Moines NM (classysoles), asked if she could pause a managed promotion.
Griff and Lee read current events from the eBay Radio Seller Events Calendar, located under Seller Resources in the eBay Radio archives. Click on the event’s title to see all the details. 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 septicentennial show and introduced the eBay Radio News with Lee Mirabal. Stories include eBay’s handling of wildfire-impacted eBayers in California; high-end handbags; and some really hot sauce. Griff and Lee discussed Google’s HTTPS security update, which went live today, and eBay Authenticate (http://www.ebay.com/authenticate), which launched yesterday.
The long road to the 700 Club! Our guest is Lynn Dralle, known on eBay as Top Rated Seller thequeenofauctions and Ruler of the Queen’s Court.
Open phones, Contact Us email and more: Aron Hsiao from Terapeak (http://www.terapeak.com) called in with this week’s market research report. Louise, Colorado Springs CO (herbscraftsgifts), called to congratulate the eBay Radio team on show #700, as did Joel, San Diego CA (kaboom.comix). Roberta, Robertdale AL (bamagulfwinds), shared a shipping tip and won eBay-branded holiday shipping supplies.
eBay and The Art of Shopping! Our guest is Chris Dawson, founder and editor of Tamebay, known on eBay as chris.
Turning pain into purpose — and profit — through eBay for Charity! Our guest is Cori O’Steen, founder and CFO of UpakNShip, known on eBay as Top Rated Seller corijennin.