Alastair Tancred is journalist on the BBC News website – here he urges Christians in the workplace not to hide their light under a bushel and tell others – but in a way that that works for them. It was a summer’s day in 1999 at...

I've never presented an award at an awards ceremony, and only once have I gone on stage to collect one, and then only as one of those people who stands in the background and says nothing. But the nightmare is still the same, that the...

Radio Producer Andy Walton often works while other people are playing.  He has some advice for those of us who have to work unsociable hours. During the course of my career, I've become well-known in my circle of friends for leaving things early. Weddings, parties and...

In Autumn 2011 I experienced something of what so many have gone through in these difficult economic times. In just one PowerPoint slide the rug was pulled out from under my plans and I was left trying to restart a freelance career in much-changed circumstances. With...

How do you cope if you are working when everyone else is sleeping? Adrian Butcher has worked night shifts in a newsroom for nigh-on twenty years. We woke him up (very gently) to ask for tips on how to survive. It's a warm, summer Sunday evening. The...