Learning from your eBay mistakes! Our guest is Lynn Dralle, known on eBay as thequeenofauctions, Ruler of The Queen’s Court.
Making a pot o’ gold on eBay! Our guest is Jimmy Crawford, a.k.a. “Irish Jimmy” and Mr. PowerSellingMom, known on eBay as Top Rated Seller theirishshamrockcompany.
Open phones, Contact Us email, and more: Larry, Inglewood CA (larrycd00), asked where he could go for general help in improving his listings. Griff and Lee shared upcoming meetups 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.
eBay’s Selling Team has launched a Seller Help Series of emails sent to sellers through My Messages. eBay Open 2018 (eBayOpen.com) has completely sold out; hope you got registered! Sign eBay’s petition in support of fair tax policy for small businesses like yours at eBayMainStreet.com/sales-tax. Lee read “eBay News of the Weird” about a haunted doll bought on eBay, adapted from a post by Clayton Aldrich for Boredom Therapy.
Griff suggested a clever photo backdrop option and discussed how to freshen up stale listings. BULQ (BULQ.com) debuted their latest Retail Moment: Independence Day. Griff and Lee read about social media selling best practices; find more details on the Social Media Selling page linked from ebay.com/sellerinformation.
Dan Tarman, eBay’s Chief Communications Officer, wrote a post for eBay Inc.’s corporate blog that offers a look at the “eBay economy” in the US. eBay CEO Devin Wenig stopped by for an “eBay Executives Unplugged” interview and stayed on for the rest of the show to take questions from listeners!
Devin Wenig, CEO of eBay Inc., stayed over from the previous segment to continue his “eBay Executives Unplugged” interview, discuss eBay, and take calls from listeners. First-time caller Phillip, Orlando FL (winningdotdeals), inquired about sales strategies. C.B., Chicago IL (c.b.), asked about eBay’s brand image. Beth, Levittown PA (woadieland), requested an East Coast eBay Open and asked about a change to the Search filter for Sold items. Ron, Birmingham AL (oilerman21), had a question about applying immediate payment required to accepted Best Offers.
Griff gave an overview of today’s show and introduced the eBay Radio News with Lee Mirabal. Stories include Anthony Bourdain, the Summit with North Korea, a zombie gun, and eBay Open 2018 (eBayOpen.com). In honor of Pride Month, eBay for Charity has teamed up with nonprofit GLAAD to offer exclusive celebrity-signed items and VIP experiences through June 21 at eBay.com/GLAAD.
Open phones, Contact Us email, and more: Griff and Lee explored some of the workshops to be offered at eBay Open 2018 (eBayOpen.com).
Tuesday: 11am-2pm PT
Thursday: 11am-1pm PT
Come join us during breakfast, lunch, and Happy Hour; listen live, share a tip, and win a prize!
Tuesday: 4:30-5:30pm PT
(During the Welcome Reception)
Wednesday: 8:30-9:30am PT
(During breakfast; Best eBay Outfits Contest)
Thursday: 12:30-1:30pm PT
(During lunch; featuring prizes and surprises!)
Mandalay Bay, Las Vegas
eBay Open 2018 is SOLD OUT! Check
eBayOpen.com for updates about the agenda and workshops, speakers, and the band at the closing party.