Registration is heating up for eBay Open 2018, July 24-26 at Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas. Spaces are limited, so register now until May for the early bird price of $275 at eBayOpen.com.
Need a free ticket? Now through April 20th, share a creative photo or video of you at work as an eBay seller on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram, along with a caption about why you want to attend eBay Open 2018, and use the hashtag #SendMeToeBayOpen. Entries will be judged by a panel of eBay employees, and the two best entries will win free tickets! Winners will be announced on April 30th.
Ron, Birmingham AL (oilerman21), called in his congratulations for Ask Griff & Lee’s 500th live broadcast and shared his favorite eBay Open moment, while Lynn Dralle, Ventura CA (thequeenofauctions), shared a favorite eBay Live! moment.
New seller and first-time caller Drew, Colorado Springs CO (dresmit67), requested a listing dish.
Jessie Babiarz, eBay’s Head of Seller Events, popped in to share news about eBay Open 2018 (eBayOpen.com). The Internet sales tax issue is heating up as “South Dakota versus Wayfair, Overstock, and Newegg” heads for the Supreme Court on April 17th; for details, go to eBayMainStreet.com.
From the chat board, bigdaddydwg had a question about Guaranteed Delivery (eGD). Sheik, Hewlett NY (books_and_finds), asked about Markdown Manager, shared a favorite memory from eBay Live!, and congratulated Griff and Lee on their 500th show. C.B., Chicago IL (c.b.), also had a question.
Cindy, San Diego CA (pattycyn), called with congratulations and a favorite memory from the eBay Radio Party & Conference, as did Tom, Livonia MI (valaset). From the chat board, djmovers99 is having good results with Markdown Manager.
Griff and Lee read current events from the eBay Radio Seller Events Calendar, located under Seller Resources in the eBay Radio archives. Click on the event’s title to see all the details. To submit your sellers group meetup or other event, go to eBayRadio.com; click on “Past Episodes” in the right-hand sidebar; then click on “Submit an Event” in the upper right-hand corner of any archives page.
Griff gave an overview of today’s show and introduced the eBay Radio News with Lee Mirabal. Stories include the Mets (pitcher Matt Harvey’s eBay for Charity auctions); mentors (as per Katie Hammel’s eBay for Business article) and Mexico (a stolen item surfaces on eBay). Lee reminded listeners to register ASAP for eBay Open (July 24-26 at Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas) at eBayOpen.com.
5 social marketing trends you should know about! Our guest is Rieva Lesonsky, CEO and President, GrowBiz Media and Small Biz Daily.
Open phones, Contact Us email, and more: eBetsy called in with her latest Brief.
Tariffs, quotas, and other international trade taxes — and how they impact your business! Our guest is Cliff Ennico, small business attorney and author of The eBay Seller’s Tax & Legal Answer Book.
How artificial intelligence (AI) can humanize the shopping experience! Our guest is Scott Cutler, Senior Vice President, Americas, eBay.
Open phones, Contact Us email, and more: Bruce, Rockford IL (hugo5178), called in with today’s Secret Word.
Tuesday: 11am-2pm PT
Thursday: 11am-1pm PT
Mandalay Bay, Las Vegas
Come join your fellow sellers in learning, networking, and partying down at the seller celebration of the year! Spaces are limited, so register now for the early bird price of just $275 (until May 1) at eBayOpen.com!