Looking for a journalist? Maybe just a casual, maybe a part-timer or a columnist — or someone to compile that special publication? You need someone who knows a little more than the who, what, when, where fundamentals. Someone with experience.
Noel Murphy has an extraordinary wealth of knowledge as a journalist, with decades of experience as everything from reporter to editor. His experience has covered the full gamut of journalism: politics, economics, crime, justice, industry, health, education, sport, community and more. He’s dealt with astronauts, great train robbers, business leaders, actors, rock stars, authors, sports stars, politicians, unionists, vice chancellors, professors, doctors, judges, crime victims, mums, dads, schoolkids, tradies — a broad cross-section of the community. He’s been an editor, acting editor, deputy editor, chief of staff, news editor, online editor, night editor, features editor, opinion editor, property editor, TV editor, books editor, travel editor, motor editor, senior reporter. He’s written on-the-spot reports, news analyses, backgrounders, leaders, features, columns. Tens of thousands of stories, thousands of editions. He’s sourced stories daily for entire newsrooms, undertaken editor, sub-editor and chief-of-staff duties, legal oversight, copytasting — all aspects of the print media.