Redundancy

Three lessons we can learn from ebay…

Hi everyone

If you are redundant and thinking of starting your own online business, why not have a go at selling things on eBay first?

This post is from a fellow business blogger and she has some great advice.

Thanks Louise.

Stay positive
Sandra

inspireyourbusiness

You are all probably familiar with ebay and have done some selling on there at one time or another. However, I am pretty much an ebay novice and it was only when we moved offices recently and had to sell a lot of stuff that I ventured into the world of online selling.
This whole experience has taught me a thing or two to apply to my own business:

Lesson 1: Cultural awareness and sensitivity is key to a successful sale – on both sides Find out about your target market and adjust your sales strategy appropriately.
Hamburg is a culturally diverse city with a good mix of immigrants (myself included!) and in the last few weeks I have dealt with visitors from many different nationalities all coming to the home office and looking at what was on offer. I found that all the Eastern European and Asian people who…

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