What Kind of Professionals Can Beacon Resources Provide for My Company?

When you hire in highly specialised industries sectors, it can be unsettling to think of turning your job search over to a stranger. With Beacon Resources you’re working not with strangers, but with professionals dedicated to finding the talent you need with the traits you desire. Finance and Accounting Staff The majority of Beacon Resources’ hires are in finance and accounting, with placements for positions ranging from payroll specialists to senior treasury managers. Just a few potential hires include: ● Treasury Manager ● Accounting Manager ● Financial Analyst ● Cost Analyst ● Chief Financial Officer ● Tax Accountant ● Pricing… [Read More]

Why Don’t We Ever Hear Stories of ‘Dads Who Won the Lottery’?

When Beverly Doran, a mother of four from Shipley, West Yorkshire, won £14.5 million in a EuroMillions draw in February 2017, it came just when she really needed the money. Ms. Doran, who separated from her husband a short time before, had quit her job in order to care fulltime for her children, two of whom had been diagnosed with autism. After winning the lottery, Ms. Doran was able to cancel her government benefits and begin looking for a new home for her family. “The main thing is that my children are going to be fine,” she said. A similar,… [Read More]

I’m In Awe Of Full-Time Bloggers

I have total admiration for anybody that decides to blog full-time to earn their living and make it their sole income. It’s a very brave move and one that I’m not sure I would take. However, there were times last year when I could have been tempted to make that leap, but for a few reasons I didn’t. 2017 was definitely an eye opener for me. The opportunities that have come my way have certainly made me at times think that I could do this for a full-time living. Around March of 2017 the opportunities started to arrive in my… [Read More]

Renewable Energy Tips for Winter that Won’t Mean That You’ll Have to Compromise on Quality

Winter isn’t just tough on the skin, it can also be pretty tough on your wallet too! As the weather turns increasingly colder, it starts to take a lot more energy to heat up the home and stay comfortable. If you’re worried about the cost of staying comfortable this winter, here you’ll discover some great renewable energy tips which could help significantly. Seal up any air leaks One of the first things you’ll want to do is inspect the home for any air leaks. It’s all well and good turning the heating up to full, but if the heat keeps… [Read More]

My Daughter E Made My Heart Burst With Pride

My 20 year old daughter, as regular readers may know, is in university studying to be a nurse, specialising in child nursing. She is currently in her third and final year. So all the hard work of A’ levels and then the first two years of university are culminating in this final six months or so. My pride for her was really brought home in the last few months. In the summer she went out to Uganda to help in a deprived poverty stricken area at the local hospital. Now this would probably shock most of us with the poor… [Read More]

The Christmas Cost

I’ve teamed up with Admiral insurance for their cost of Christmas campaign. The idea behind the campaign is to see how the cost of the festive season has changed over the last 40 years. Admiral have created a very clever widget which people can interact with. Simply select which year you’d like to find more about (2006, 1996, 1986 and 1976), and then  you can compare this against your spend at Christmas to find out what items have gone up and if prices have dropped on certain items. You can find the widget online at admiral.com/costofchristmas. Admiral have also included some… [Read More]

Buying Your First Home

In The UK we love to own our homes, but there is no doubt that this is getting more difficult for the generation that is coming onto the housing ladder. However that doesn’t mean they can’t afford to own their home. Affordability is obviously a major factor when you’re looking for the perfect home to start sharing your life with that perfect partner in life. More often than not it’s usually new builds that they go for, but there are bargains to be had in buying a run- down property at a cheaper price. If you’re both DIY enthusiasts this… [Read More]

Saving Money Doesn’t Mean Skipping Quality

Money makes the world go around, but it also makes parents everywhere rip their hair out! When you have a family, costs of everything go up. The weekly food shopping, the home insurance and even the life insurance policy that you have goes through the roof as you add more children to your growing brood. Due to the fact we live in a world with rising costs but stagnant wages, it’s not unusual to see your shopping get more expensive despite getting less for it. The key to that is to shop around to get the same or better quality… [Read More]