The “Everyday Heroes” campaign! Our guest is Laurie Ann Wong, founder and owner, Reflections of Trinity, 2016 eBay SHINE Awards grand prize winner as Small Business of the Year, known on eBay as Top Rated Seller reflectionsoftrinity.
Winning eBay’s 2017 SHINE Awards Grand Prize as Small Business of the Year! Our guest is Angie Cardona-Nelson, co-owner of eWaste Direct, known on eBay as Top Rated Seller angiesgreengosurplus.
Our guests for eBay Radio Show #693 on August 15, 2017, are:
Lee introduced BULQ’s Labor Day Retail Moment (http://www.bulq.com). Kevin, Las Vegas NV (misterzelda), called with a question about Guaranteed Delivery. Griff and Lee announced the 6 eBay SHINE Award Winners (http://www.ebay.com/shineawards), each of whom will be a guest on an upcoming show.
Ron, Birmingham AL (oilerman21), called in with his impressions of eBay Open 2017. Griff and Lee looked at listings for a 1963 Peel P50 micro-car and first covers of Wonder Woman’s 3 original comic books, then discussed eBay’s Global Shipping Program (GSP).
Lee and Griff reminded everyone to vote daily through this Friday, July 14, for their favorite finalists in eBay’s SHINE Awards Small Business of the Year Contest at http://www.ebay.com/shineawards. Bob Kupbens, eBay’s VP of Seller Experience, posted a mid-year progress report in eBay for Business; read his entire post at http://www.ebayforbusinessblog.com.
Griff and Lee read the tips sent in so far for enjoying Vegas while you’re there for eBay Open 2017 and asked sellers to call in with their tips to win a $25 gift certificate for shipping supplies from Bubblefast (http://www.bubblefast.com).
Griff gave an overview of today’s show and introduced the eBay Radio News with Lee Mirabal. Stories include the #NetNeutrality Day of Action (http://iadayofaction.org) and more.
Lee and Griff reminded everyone to vote daily through this Friday, July 14, for their favorite finalists (there are 3 in each of 5 categories) in the 2nd annual eBay SHINE Awards Small Business of the Year Contest at http://www.ebay.com/shineawards.
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 reading the SHINE Awards finalists’ stories, starting with the Charitable Business Category (http://www.ebay.com/shineawards). Chris, Grand Junction CO (seriousfun4u), called in to catch up.
Lee reminded listeners why they should sign up for eBay Bucks at http://www.ebay.to/bucksradio. 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 and discussed new features in store at this year’s eBay Open. This event is selling out fast, so register and/or view and sign up for workshops and/or an account checkup ASAP at http://www.ebayopen2017.com.
Lee introduced a new entrepreneurial tip sponsored by ReplyManager (http://www.replymanager.com). Chris, Grand Junction CO (seriousfun4u), called with questions about insurance, Priority Mail and some not-so-stale listings. Bev, Chicago IL (samican2), shared a workaround for ending listings.
Griff and Lee read the stories submitted by some of the 15 SHINE Awards finalists; check them out and vote for your favorites every day from now through July 14th at http://www.ebay.com/shineawards.