Category: Blog


Are we getting the level of incentives correct?

Incentives should be at the core of every market research study when formulating your participant needs. Whether you entice your participants with monetary rewards or vouchers, you will always get the best results out of those who have something to gain. When a free dinner just doesn’t cut it, check out our top tips on… Read more »

Guide to successfully recruiting depth respondents

Regarded as a useful method in the world of Market Research, Depth interviews are perfect for understanding what views and opinions your potential audience has on certain topics that may be regarded as sensitive or better discussed on a one to one basis. Depth interviews are used widely across the Market Research sector as an… Read more »

Computer Assisted Personal Interviewing: The pro’s & cons

CAPI (Computer Assisted Personal Interviewing) interviews are one of the most effective face-to-face methods to gather data via a computer or tablet. But how does it weigh up against other forms of market research and is it successful for collecting information? With this in mind we’ve rounded up a few pro’s and con’s that will… Read more »

Hannah and Jenny Join the BEAM Team!

    It’s an exciting time for the BEAM team as we welcome two of our newest members of staff, Hannah and Jenny! Occupying the roles of Trainee Project Manager and Project Assistant respectively, they share their fieldwork journey so far! How did you get into the Market Research industry? Hannah: In my previous career… Read more »

New Year, New Challenges

What’s in Store for BEAM Fieldwork this year? We speak to BEAM’s Fieldwork Manager, Vicki Thomas on what she believes will be the biggest trends and challenges in the Market Research Industry in 2018. How did you find your first ‘Silly Season’ with BEAM Fieldwork?!  My first ‘Silly Season’ definitely went quickly! I was actually… Read more »

BEAM Fieldwork are Hiring!

BEAM Fieldwork have an exciting new position to fill! If you have a passion for Market Research and are looking for a fast paced, varied role, within a great team, then this could be the perfect role for you! If you fancy joining the BEAM team as a Project Assistant, learn more about the role… Read more »

BEAM Fieldwork’s Predictions for 2018

BEAM Fieldwork offer key insights into what to expect in the future of Market Research for 2018. Stay on top of the emerging trends which will take place by reading our infographic…

How to Cope During The ‘Silly Season’ In Market Research

October, November and December are months which are notoriously busier in Market Research than the rest. The run up to Christmas, Black Friday sales and impulsive purchases are just some of the things that have an effect on consumers buying behaviour. One thing that is certain during this quarter, is that we are not able… Read more »

8 Steps to Plan Successful Product Testing

Whether you’re planning to launch a new product or develop an existing one, product testing is an essential step in the market research process. Product testing will help your business gain valuable insight into your customers attitudes and perceptions towards your products and services and help you determine how to meet their needs and desires…. Read more »

BEAM Fieldwork – An interview with Amy and Vicki

Amy and Vicki talk about their first year at BEAM Fieldwork and offer tips on how to build a successful Fieldwork company… Tell us about a typical day in the BEAM team? Amy: What I love so much about my job is that everyday is different, we work on so many different projects and subjects… Read more »