That is right you read this title correctly, eBay has a training center called eBay University. Now they don’t give out any traditional diplomas at this institution of higher learning because you won’t need them. What you do get is real world practical advice, tips and tricks to making the most of your eBay or online business.
Where is eBay University?
Through eBay university you can quality and easily take classes at one of their on site locations or even in the comfort of your own home. They have offer two different formats for learning. There are the short 2 to three day seminar classes where you can attend in person at some location close to you or you can attend an online course right on eBay itself. Each has it’s advantages and disadvantages and it really depends on your time.
What Will I learn?
There are many different classes offered at eBay University and you can learn a wide variety of topics and skills. However the classes typically focus on sellers and how they can make the most of their business. The courses will start with the most basic information like how to sign up for a new account all the way to the finer points of selling like price auction pricing strategies using sales data.
How will I learn?
This depends a good deal on what format of classes you take as online courses are obviously done differently then the in person workshop location you can also attend. How you will learn will change somewhat between these two options. Most of the eBay courses are really set up to be a adult friendly teaching environment with lots of hands on activities and lots of practical learning.
What Courses Should I Take
If you are looking at becoming an active seller on eBay then you will want to start with a “Selling Basics” course. Even if you are already have a seller account and made a sale or two taking the “Selling Basics” course is a great idea because you will learn a few new tips. Second you will want to take an advanced course “Beyond The Basics”
Either way you slice it you will come out a winner with eBay University programs. They are very reasonable cost wise to sign up for and the amount you will learn is incredible. This can really help accelerate your online business.
Chris is a successful Webmaster and publisher of Auction Power Seller He provides more Auction selling tips and tricks on the website. To Learn more about Auction Listing Tips and other eBay help you can check out his website.