Getting organized for eBay OPEN 2018! Our guest is Diva Dawn Ralston, known on eBay as Top Rated Seller divadawnlv; founder of Declutter with Diva Dawn; and Director of Camp Clutter B Gone. DeclutterWithDivaDawn.com CampClutterBGone.com
Bonus open phones segment! Lee shared more details about eBay’s 2018 SHINE Awards, including the prizes and 5 categories; vote daily now through July 18 for your favorite finalists (1 vote per category per eBay ID per day) at eBay.com/ShineAwards.
Open phones, Contact Us email, and more: George, Elgin IL (georgek809), is having issues with SCAN forms and said he’s really going to miss Lee when she retires. Billy, North Platt NB (1000angelsfeedingzoe), won the Secret Word Contest! Julie, Las Vegas NV (ilovejuliesgems), had a question about returned items sent via eBay’s Global Shipping Program (GSP).
Open phones, Contact Us email, and more: John, Southbridge MA (sylvester_investments), had a question about the 2-week waiting period for putting items on sale via Markdown Manager. Lee reminded listeners about eBay Radio’s schedule at eBay Open 2018; Monday night’s unofficial meet & greet; and Wednesday night’s eBay Canada Social. Join the Going to eBay Open 2018 group on Facebook for more event info, tips, happenings, etc., and to chat with fellow attendees.
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 blue text; then click on “SUBMIT AN EVENT” in the upper right-hand corner of any archives page.
Griff explained to Lee how eBay’s new Returns Calculator works: It estimates how much you should add to the price of each item you sell to compensate for the cost of free returns. Lee shared Summer Seller Update changes that go into effect in July.
Lee borrowed Griff’s Rant-O-Meter and delivered a rant of her very own concerning fake news about her upcoming retirement. Griff and Lee discussed the many supportive comments she has gotten from members of our community.