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A highly experienced PR /Communications professional Laoise has won numerous professional awards, notably the Gold Quill for Communication Excellence, the 'Oscars' of the communication world, presented at the World Conference. She has also won the European and Middle Eastern International Association of Business Communicators Emerald award of distinction for excellence in business communication and the Public Relations Institute of Ireland’s Excellence Award.

Laoise holds a PhD in organisational communication and her research has been presented at numerous international conferences. An author on the subject of communication Laoise has contributed written chapters in the Internal communications textbook 'Exploring Internal Communications'

As Course Director at the Public Relations Institute of Ireland Laoise developed the PRII's Certificate in Internal Communication.  She also leads their Executive Presence programme on which participants learn how to present brilliantly at a senior level and develop their skills to enable them to be truly effective in business.
Laoise O'Murchu, speaking at EurComm in Turin
Laoise O'Murchu, Speaking at EuroComm in Turin 

The President of the International Association of Business Communicators’ Irish Chapter (IABC), Laoise is also a member of the International Research Advisory Committee for IABC.

A graduate of University College Dublin Laoise holds a BA International, Higher Diploma in Education and H Dip PR. She is a frequent keynote speaker, lecturer. A former radio presenter and secondary school teacher she she has a proven track-record of teaching the skills and strategies needed to become a powerful and credible communicator.

As well as media relations, crisis management and corporate affairs her consulting work focuses on improving organisational performance by boosting employee trust, improving internal communications and affecting overall organisational change.

If you want to read more about Laoise's experience and the clients she has worked with, please visit LinkedIn profile.

If you would like to get in touch with Laoise you can do so by emailing laoise.omurchuNO@SPAMgmail.com (just remove the NO SPAM from the address).

Disclaimer: The aim of this blog is to provide information and insights into the issues surrounding organisational communication. The views expressed are the personal views of Laoise O’MurchĂș and do not necessarily represent the views of any of the organisations she works with.

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