Bonus open phones segment, Contact Us email and more: Larry, Burlington NJ, sometimes delivers item to buyers who live nearby but has no way to document it in My eBay. What to do? Griff gave us insight into the mood at corporate headquarters yesterday, the first day since Friday’s official eBay-PayPal split.
Griff gave an overview of today’s show and introduced the eBay Radio News with Lee Mirabal. Stories include a separation; an acquisition; and some feel-good military news. Griff and Lee read inspiring excerpts from interviews with top eBay execs following the official eBay-PayPal split. Lee told us about her power being out yesterday and asked listeners to share their solutions for dealing with electrical outages.
Lee and Griff discussed catastrophes vs inconveniences and the imminent separation of eBay and PayPal. Ed, Corning NY (eds-e-threads), would like to try the new Promoted Listings but is concerned about how they will impact his items in regular search results. Seller nativeamericanturquoise, Stuart FL, asked for a re-dishing of item number 231622215449, which was carried over to the next segment.
Open phones, Contact Us email and more: Lee explained how to use the Contact Us link on the eBay Radio player to send email to Griff and Lee during the show. Keith, Portland OR (davybestdeals), asked if Griff would discuss eBay and PayPal no longer being the same entity. Griff opened the kimono for a quick peek.Edward, St. Petersburg FL (sassy-o), won the Secret Word Contest. He likes Lee’s twice-weekly newsletter, with her exclusive entrepreneurial tips; to sign up for Lee’s List, send email to [email protected] with “Add me to Lee’s List” in the subject header. Lee told us how to find Griff’s eBay Radio Group newsletter with the Secret Word. Then she showed him an amazingly successful listing for a thrift-store item.Griff and Lee discussed the Global Shipping Program.