One way of breaking out of the nine-to-five and starting your own business is to launch your own eBay store.
Pretty well everyone has now heard of eBay.
Many people, myself included, have experience of buying or selling, or both, on eBay.
Launch Your Own eBay Store: New Article Series on BreakingOut.NET
In a short space of time the online auction site has become a massive success and now enjoys enormous popularity all over the world.
The great thing about eBay is that it acts as a ready made marketing platform. Start-up costs are low and in most cases you don’t need a great deal of capital to get started.
And eBay has a large and established audience reach you can take advantage of. Plus the marketing and selling procedure is fairly straightforward.
Maybe you’re also interested in launching your own eBay store.
However, it’s not so easy to create a viable business with an eBay store. Things are now much more professional and competitive than they were in the early years of eBay.
Launching Your Own eBay Store – the Reality
There are at least two things I recommend you do before you jump in.
Firstly, if you haven’t done any eBay selling before, I strongly suggest you begin doing some now, on a private basis.
Sell your surplus stuff – clothing, electronics, surplus household items, whatever. This will give you invaluable practical experience in the basics of how selling on eBay works.
But there’s a great deal more involved in running a profitable eBay business than when’re just a private seller selling your own surplus odds and ends.
Take a Proper eBay Training Course First!
You need to have an understanding of what’s involving in running a profitable eBay store.
A good way to learn this to take an eBay training course.
The Complete eBay Marketing System by Skip McGrath
An excellent eBay training and coaching course that I recommend if you’re interested in starting an eBay business is Skip McGrath’s The Complete eBay Marketing System
Skip McGrath is himself a professional eBay marketer with many years experience of successful selling on eBay.
In fact I’d say Skip is pretty well the best professional and knowledgeable coach out there on the subject of eBay business.
Over the coming weeks BreakingOut.NET will be featuring a series of articles by Skip McGrath about selling on eBay called “Launching Your Own eBay Store”.
So if you’re interested in starting your own eBay Store, then this is an article series you don’t want to miss!