Lee reminded everyone that Daylight Savings Time (DST) begins this Sunday, March 11. Griff assured listeners that eBay will protect sellers affected by the East Coast’s severe weather. Griff and Lee discussed the first week’s assignment for Seller Boot Camp. Lauren Henderson, eBay’s Brand & Seasonal Integrated Marketing Lead, popped in to tell listeners to get ready for a big promotion starting tomorrow, March 9, at 8am.
Griff gave an overview of today’s show and introduced the eBay Radio News with Lee Mirabal. Stories include post-millennial Gen Z, eBay Under $10, pricing strategies, and Seller Boot Camp (eBay.com/SellerBootCamp), which started yesterday. Griff and Lee discussed the Boot Campers’ first assignment: Know Your Numbers.
Open phones, Contact Us email and more: Shawn, Hillsdale, MI (shawndonlinesales), asked how to advertise his eBay store. Julie, Chicago IL (magyar6115), called in with an advertising tip for Shawn and won a copy of The Pickers’ Log Book by Cindy Shebley and Dany Byrne. 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. Griff and Lee read his post “Why You Need to Know Your Numbers (and How to Crunch Them)”, excerpted from the eBay for Business blog at http://www.for-business.com.