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Broadcast Date: Nov 20 2014

Lee started off the show with a trivia question. The prize for answering it is a $25 Bubblefast gift certificate. Griff announced that eBay For Business is helping you pack a little prettier for the holidays with a special downloadable holiday tag you can print out, personalize and enclose with each item; go to http://bit.ly/eBayTag (no w-w-w).

Griff was almost late for the show because he was in a meeting about eBay's 20th anniversary next year and forgot the time. Wendy, Aurora CO (foundtreasurechest), used the Contact Us link on the eBay Radio player to request a listing dish of item number 281496573684. She heard the dishing and called in for the first time. She received a score of 4.95 tureens. First-time caller Christy, Dumfries VA (u_r_famous), called in about her sold items relisting themselves.

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Broadcast Date: Nov 20 2014

Dave asked when eBay will offer a free listing promotion in all categories. Allison, Atlanta GA (lindley_dd), had a challenge with receiving an incorrect item. The seller asked her to resolve the problem outside of the Resolution Center. Scott, Shelton WA (thegatheringguru), wrote to ask why eBay doesn't automatically convert measurements in listings. Mildred, Oklahoma City OK (mbutler4), asked for a listing dish of item number 261669496008. She received a score of 5 tureens!

Mesha, Des Moines NM (classy soles), wants eBay Mobile to stay in sold items when she goes from search to search rather than reverting to active items. Henry, Greenville SC (whizebangsc), asked why Griff and Lee aren't on Dancing With The Stars. Mary, Cincinnati OH (snootyboutique), asked if ending a listing early would earn her a defect. Lil, DeLand FL (lilsbeach), is thinking of opening a store and asked if she would get more free listings by doing so. She also loves Good 'Til Canceled but was unclear on some details of how it works. Lee suggested there might be a prize involved for any caller who could raise Griff's blood pressure.

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Broadcast Date: Nov 20 2014

Julie, San Diego CA (cherryblossomschick), called for a re-dishing of item number 231379023306 now that she's made changes. Her new new score was 4.95 tureens. She also asked Griff and Lee to dish her item number 231395991847, which also earned4.95 tureens. First-time caller Linda, Baltimore MD (ecitytraders) -- whose daughter attended the 2014 eBay Radio Party & Conference in Las Vegas -- called in to ask about a possible bug with a starting price that won't stay entered on the Sell Your Item form.

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Broadcast Date: Nov 20 2014

Bila, Los Angeles CA (rebe770), asked about listings opted into the Global Shipping Program that told buyers she didn't ship to their countries (she does). First-time caller Ellie from Winnipeg, Manitoba Canada (els attic), called in with an answer to Lee's trivia question and won the $25 Bubblefast gift certificate. Ed, Corning NY (eds-e-threads), called with a workaround for the starting price that won't stay entered. People on the chat board reported having the same problem.

Bill, Brea CA (kozersky), asked for advice about a confused buyer trying to return an item. Lee read current events from the eBay Radio Seller Events Calendar, located under the Seller Resources tab in the eBay Radio archives. To submit your 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: Nov 18 2014

Griff gave an overview of today's show and introduced the eBay Radio News with Lee Mirabal. Stories include internet sales tax; Google glass; a lost medal; and a stolen Rolex. Griff welcomed a new sellers meetup group, the Albuquerque eBay & Online Sellers Group of Los Lunas, New Mexico. They're in the eBay Radio Seller Groups Directory, located under the Seller Resources tab in the eBay Radio archives,

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Broadcast Date: Nov 18 2014

How to cope with the new dimensional weight rules for 2015! Our guest is Mark Le Vine, CFO of Bubblefast, known on eBay as Top-Rated Seller bubblefast.
http://www.bubblefast.com

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Broadcast Date: Nov 18 2014

Open phones, Contact Us email and more: Matt Brossard from Terapeak (http://www.terapeak.com) called in with today's Research Report. Cie, Atlanta GA (cie-bay), called to say she will definitely be listing on Thanksgiving in order to take advantage of Black Friday. Kathleen, Colorado Springs CO (mrscatsmeow), called to thank Louise Sanchez for introducing her to eBay Radio and said she will not listing on Thanksgiving, because she will be spending time with her 12 grandchildren. Stephanie, Philadelphia PA (battery215), called about a problematic Item Not as Described return..

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Broadcast Date: Nov 18 2014

Adapting to change and staying positive! Our guest is Cindy Sorley, known on eBay as Top-Rated Seller bubbacandance.
http://www.bubbacandance.com

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Broadcast Date: Nov 18 2014

Bonus open phones, Contact Us email and more: Edie, Santa Monica CA (dress_to_suit), wrote in about shipping not being included in Best Offer negotiations. Lewis, Santa Monica CA (texter007), told how he's improved his packing insert to include a thank-you note and return customer discount. George (ironbids) wrote in about working on Thanksgiving. Joni, Largo FL (gemsbyjoni2014), says she will definitely be listing on eBay this Thanksgiving.

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Broadcast Date: Nov 18 2014

Open phones, Contact Us email and more: Holly, New Milford CT (leighton-2) wrote in about her success with eBay Giving Works. Claudia, Westin FL (claudiasdeals4u), won the Secret Word Contest. Lee told us where to find Griff's newsletter with the Secret Word. It contains instructions for how to subscribe. Rita, Phoenix AZ (azgoodstuff) called to ask about multi-quantity and multi-variation listings.

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Broadcast Date: Nov 18 2014

Black Friday is just 10 days away! Our guest is Katherine Terrill, known on eBay as Top-Rated Seller nycfitnessfamilyfinds.
http://www.nycfitnessfamilyfinds.com

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Broadcast Date: Nov 18 2014

8 advantages of auctions vs. fixed price! Our guest is Tim Chapman, known on eBay as mr.customerservice.

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Broadcast Date: Nov 18 2014

Open phones, Contact Us email and more: Griff and Lee gave tips for selling on Black Friday and Cyber Monday from the eBay For Business blog at http://for-business.ebay.com (no w-w-w). eBay Inc. has been voted one of the 25 Best Global Companies to Work For; congratulations, eBay! Elias, Houston TX (worldwideperfumedistribution) is having a challenge with USPS packages getting stuck in transit.