Griff gave an overview of today’s show and introduced the eBay Radio News with Lee Mirabal. Stories include eBay for Business’ Wrap, Snap & Win contest; enter now through November 6, 2017, for a chance to win cool eBay swag! Lee announced that eBay Radio’s new Triton-powered mobile app for the Android is available for download from the Google Play Center at https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.bvoicemarketinginc.aebayradio&hl=en.
Open phones, Contact Us email and more: Durinda, Phoenix AZ (drindy), called to get the [email protected] email address. Lee shared eBay for Charity auction news with Griff and promised listeners that this Thursday, October 26, she’ll give away another set of eBay-branded holiday shipping supplies.
The Service Corps of Retired Executives (SCORE) has launched their 4th annual Small Business Champion; from 102 first-round winners, 3 Grand Champions will be chosen. Grand prize is $25,000. For details and to submit your business, go to http://www.championship.score.org.
eBay Store Subscribers, remember to use your quarterly coupon for eBay-branded shipping supplies (available at http://www.ebay.com/supplies)! You can find your discount code at http://www.sd.ebay.com/subscriberdiscounts. It’s linked from your Seller Hub Overview page under Seller Tools – Manage Store.
Lee reminded listeners to submit their suggestions in the contest to name eBetsy’s live reports. Griff and Lee checked out the bidding war going on in a previous eBay Radio guest’s super-hot auction. Lee told Griff about eBay Partner Network’s new EPN Shorts videos for sellers and showed Griff an item from Oprah’s charity auction, Shop Oprah’s Closet. Tom, Pittsburgh PA (wesellcraptoyou), requested a listing dish and some advice on photography techniques.
First-time caller Lora, Kansas City MO (blu*tique), was held over from the previous segment with her listing dish.
eBetsy, Dallas TX (acquisator), called in to announce the winner of the contest to name her live reports. Renee, Fon Du Lac WI (3milly4), had a question about handling returns and refunds for items damaged in transit.
Griff and Lee read current events from the eBay Radio Seller Events Calendar, located under Seller Resources in the eBay Radio archives. To submit your sellers group meetup or other event, click on “Submit a Seller Event” in the upper right-hand corner of any archives page.
Open phones, Contact Us email and more: eBetsy called in with her first live report, and there is a contest underway to name her live reports. Regina, Palm Desert CA, won the Secret Word Contest. Soheila, San Dimas CA (gracefuldays), asked where the brand or designer’s name should appear in her listing title. Griff and Lee took turns reading “4 Personality Traits of Successful Entrepreneurs”.