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Broadcast Date: May 14 2015

Griff and Lee welcomed two new sponsors to the eBay Radio family: SixBit Software and Roadie. Lee asked if anyone had heard that the postal workers are protesting today. Griff and Lee discussed eBay's recent webinar about Promotions Manager and where to find info about other eBay webinars (http://www.ebay.com/webinars).

New seller Sharman, Birmingham AL (jasminesattic), asked how to handle a buyer emailing an offer on an item she has up for auction. Adam, Jerusalem Israel (shamarya), asked about sellers outside the USA using the Global Shipping program (GSP).

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Broadcast Date: May 14 2015

Lee announced that the eBay Radio Party & Conference's hotel room block expires today, which means that any unsold rooms will revert back to the hotel. To mitigate that for late registrants, the early-bird registration rate of $175 for all 3 days will stay open.Register now at http://www.erVegas.com.

Amanda, Bodega Bay CA (antique moo), offered kudos to eBay's Global Shipping Program (GSP) after she shipped a sealed item via GSP to Australia that arrived with 300 missing pieces and turned to eBay for help. Charlene, Steamboat Springs CO (shermanclare) said new seller Sharman (previous segment) could add a Buy It Now option to her listing.

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Broadcast Date: May 14 2015

First-time caller David, Russellville AR (musical highways), suggested that eBay include an item specific for pre-sale listings. New seller Sharman, Birmingham AL (jasminesattic), asked for tips on researching items she inherited from her mother; she has heard there are groups and chat boards that can help. Paul, Sarasota, FL (wisebuyoutlet) has a theory about why the myth of eBay's "rolling blackouts" persists. Julie, Chicago IL (magyar5615), called regarding insurance for her eBay inventory.

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Broadcast Date: May 14 2015

Paul, Sarasota FL (wisebuyoutet), was held over from the previous segment to discuss his theories of why the myth of eBay's "rolling blackouts" persists. 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.

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Broadcast Date: May 12 2015

Griff gave an overview of today's show and introduced the eBay Radio News with Lee Mirabal.Stories include Deflategate; a Giving Works auction campaign; and a special VIP guest speaker at this year's eBay Radio Party & Conference.

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Broadcast Date: May 12 2015

Creating and implementing smart-auto responders! Our guest is Jodi Gaines Pereira, Co-Founder and CEO of ReplyManager, LLC.
http://www.replymanager.com

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Broadcast Date: May 12 2015

Open phones, Contact Us email, and more.Open phones, Contact Us email and more: Lee gave us an update on the eBay Radio Party & Conference, coming up June 16, 17 and 18 at Bally's Las Vegas. It's selling out fast -- and so are event-rate hotel rooms -- so register now at http://www.erVegas.com. Then she explained how to get the free thank-you stickers offered by eBay for Business (http://www.for-business.ebay.com) during last week's celebration of National Small Business Week. Lee also told us about eBay Wholesale Deals. Mitch, Haysville KS (curiouspickins), was frustrated by a defect he received for a neutral feedback that he feels was undeserved.

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Broadcast Date: May 12 2015

Marketing your eBay items with a marketing makeover! Our guest is Hillary DePiano, author of The Whine Seller blog and Sell Their Stuff, known on eBay as pricednostalgia. Her newest book is eBay Marketing Makeover, and she gave eBay Radio a sneak preview..
http://www.thewhineseller.com

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Broadcast Date: May 12 2015

Manage your promotions with Promotions Manager! Our guest is Devin Payne, eBay's Senior Manager for Seller Experience, here to tell us about the free Manage Promotions tool (Promotions Manager) that comes with every eBay store.
http://www.ebay.com

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Broadcast Date: May 12 2015

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 lee@voicemarketing.com 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.

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Broadcast Date: May 12 2015

Finding quality items to sell on eBay! Our guest is Ann Baron, known on eBay as Top-Rated Seller kimadela.
http://www.annsboutiques.com

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Broadcast Date: May 12 2015

Routine or rut? Changing the pattern of how you do business! Our guest is Sherry Gilson, an eBay Education Specialist known on eBay as Top-Rated Seller mylittlegeneralstore.
http://www.mylittlegeneralstore.com

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Broadcast Date: May 12 2015

Open phones, Contact Us email and more: Lisa, Woodstock GA (millcreekplace), asked how the Top-Rated Plus program works when it comes to one-day handling; she is concerned about when her packages are being scanned. Edie, Santa Monica CA (dress_to_suit) is worried about how her listings look on mobile. She gave Griff and Lee the item numbers of 2 examples. Then she told Griff and Lee how she clears out stale inventory.

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.