New seller and first-time caller Drew, Colorado Springs CO (dresmit67), requested a listing dish.
Open phones, Contact Us email, and more! eBetsy called in with her latest Brief. Ron, Birmingham AL (oilerman21), had a Best Offer question. New listener and new seller Tracy, Boynton Beach FL (tjbus561), asked for advice on managing her listings and information about seller limits.
Held over from the previous segment was Durinda, Phoenix AZ (drindy), who needs help organizing her store. Tim, Fort Wayne IN (globalmartplus), asked about same day shipping. Julie, Las Vegas NV (ilovejuliesjems), received an eCheck from an impatient new buyer.
Griff was late, escorted to the stage by the Griffettes, so Lee introduced today’s show, broadcasting live from eBay Open 2017 (http://www.ebayopen2017) at the MGM Grand Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas, NV. Our first guests are Ron and Ms. Agnes Lowe, known on eBay as Top Rated Seller oilerman21.
Bay Open 2017 attendees lined up at the mic to share a selling tip and received a $25 gift certificate for shipping supplies from Bubblefast (http://www.bubblefast.com).
Our next guest is Brian Burke, eBay’s Director, Community Development, discussing the past, present and future of Community (http://www.ebay.com/community). Going global, new seller Helen Midler joins us from Australia; she’s known on eBay as rapstar0.
Open phones, Contact Us email, and more: Aron Hsiao from Terapeak (http://www.terapeak.com) called in with the latest marketplace research report. New seller Jeff, Aplington IA (jdownsenterprises), thinks he may have encountered a scam buyer.
Open phones, Contact Us email and more: Lee shared eBay UK’s announcement of their inaugural eBay for Business Awards “to recognize the top talent on eBay”; get details and submit your story by following the link at http://sellercentre.ebay.co.uk. Ron, Birmingham AL (oilerman21), thinks he may have led new seller Jeff astray.
eBay Radio congratulated eBay Senior Vice President and COO Daniel Tarman, who has been named to PR Week’s Power List 2017. Griff and Lee encouraged everyone to vote for their favorite SHINE Awards Small Business of the Year Contest finalists at http://www.ebay.com/shineawards.
Griff said that eBay Open is very close to selling out, plus the eBay hotel block is almost full, so register ASAP and sign up for workshops and/or an account checkup at http://www.ebayopen2017.com.
Debbie, Vacaville CA (thebookkiosk), called to share her July 4th experiences. Federica Rabiolo, eBay’s Manager, Seller Communications, called in with an update re: voting for SHINE Awards finalists. New seller Jeff, Aplington IA (jdownsenterprises), requested a listing dish and was held over to the next segment.
Griff and Lee continued their listing dish for Ruby, Toquerville UT (byruby195). Ron, Birmingham AL (oilerman21), called to ask about eBay OPEN workshops. Lee introduced ReplyManager’s newest entrepreneurial tip (http://www.replymanager.com). New seller and experienced buyer Cody, Plover WI (cool20cody), called to discuss feedback and asked about finding the right product mix.
10 things I wish I’d known as a new eBay seller! Our guest is Bertie Dulin, known on eBay as Top Rated Seller bdul8927.