EBO On The Go: Pricing, PPC, Marketing, Margin and Profit [Episode 11]

Welcome to Episode 11 of the E-BusinessOnline Podcast Host & Speaker:  Fred McKinnon Topic:   Documenting changes on pricing and marketing to know your numbers Summary:  Join Fred “on the go” as he drives in to work, discussing the way he audits his P&L numbers and PPC 2 Things We Are Asking Every Listener to Consider: JOIN…

Q&A: Private Label or Dropship, Sourcing in USA, Integration and Tools [Episode 10]

Welcome to Episode 10 of the E-BusinessOnline Podcast Host & Speaker:  Fred McKinnon Topic:   Fred answers questions from fellow EBO’ers sent via email and on the Facebook Group Summary:   Fellow EBO’ers (that’s code for folks in our E-BusinessOnline community!) ask questions and have them answered here on the podcast. 3 Things We Are Asking Every Listener to…

EBO On The Go: A Day In The Life of an E-Business Owner [Episode 9]

Welcome to Episode 9 of the E-BusinessOnline Podcast Host & Speaker:  Fred McKinnon Topic:   EBO on the Go – live/remote broadcast Episode 9 is one of our “EBO On The Go” episodes where we take the recording of the podcast out of the studio and into the world.  With a super busy few weeks I wanted…

Amazon Suspended Our Account During Christmas – The Horrific Nightmare [Episode 8]

Welcome to Episode 8 of the E-BusinessOnline Podcast Host & Speaker:  Fred McKinnon Topic:   Fred tells his story of how his primary seller account on Amazon got SUSPENDED for 4 days during the peak Christmas buying weekend in December. Episode 8 is a story, and a horrific one.   As a veteran seller of over 11…

Q&A from EBOers: Amazon, Brands, Insurance, Dropshipping, and Research Tools [Episode 7]

Welcome to Episode 7 of the E-BusinessOnline Podcast Host & Speaker:  Fred McKinnon Topic:   Fred answers questions from fellow EBO’ers on Facebook, Messenger, and Reddit Summary:   Fellow EBO’ers (that’s code for folks in our E-BusinessOnline community!) ask questions and have them answered here on the podcast. Question #1 from the Facebook Group from Martin Mendez: Commercial…

Interview with James Thomson, Co-Founder Prosper Show [Episode 6]

Welcome to Episode 6 of the E-BusinessOnline Podcast Host & Speaker:  Fred McKinnon with guest, James Thomson Topic:   Interview with James Thomson, Co-Founder of the Prosper Show Summary:   In Episode 6, Fred is joined with guest, James Thomson.  James is a former Amazon executive and is the co-founder of the Prosper Show. The PROSPER show…

The 4Ms: Strategic Leadership & Time Management [Episode 5]

Welcome to Episode 5 of the E-BusinessOnline Podcast Host & Speaker:  Fred McKinnon with guest, Justin Davidson Topic:   The 4Ms:   Maintain, Maximize, Margin, and Move Into – Time Management and Leadership Summary:   In Episode 5, Fred is joined with guest, Justin Davidson, to share a simple, but profound exercise which is perfect for jump starting…

Intro to Dropshipping, Part 2: Finding Suppliers and Critical Steps To Prevent Loss [Episode 4]

Welcome to Episode 4 of the E-BusinessOnline Podcast (Part 1 of this series is in Episode 3 – listen to it here) Host & Speaker:  Fred McKinnon Topic:   Introduction to Dropshipping, Part 2 – Finding Suppliers, Critical Steps to Prevent Loss Summary:   In Episode 4, Fred McKinnon discusses the process of dropshipping in e-commerce,…

Amazon FBA Alert: Fees Doubled when Item Miscategorized

Hello EBO’ers! (That’s short for E-BusinessOnliners, and if you’re reading this it means you’re part of this community!) Just wanted to write up a quick article about something I encountered this weekend with Amazon FBA.   I have a PL (Private Label) product that has been selling really well.   Depending on the selling price we…

Intro to Dropshipping: Pros and Cons with the Dropship E-Commerce Model, Part 1 [Episode 3]

Welcome to Episode 3 of the E-BusinessOnline Podcast Host & Speaker:  Fred McKinnon Topic:   Introduction to Dropshipping Summary:   In Episode 3, Fred McKinnon discusses the process of dropshipping in e-commerce. What is dropshipping? Dropshipping is a process where a seller utilizes a 3rd party (that we will call a drop shipper) for their…