One of the reasons I love attending eBay On Location events is the other attendees. Many times veteran eBayers will go to multiple events, and we’ve become friends. I also get to reconnect with other PayPal Ambassadors, and meet new ones. It’s always nice to see familiar faces, or connect a face with a voice you’ve talked with before, and catch up. But there are also the local sellers, and this is probably their first eBay event. It is a lot of fun to feel their exuberance and passion, and curiosity about “what is new?”, “what sessions should I attend?” What I love is everyone’s story is unique! It’s really fascinating to learn how they got to where they currently are, and where they would like to take their business or hobby in the near future.
Below are only a few of the many great people I chatted with. [Read more...]