Get insights from your data… faster

Custom Solutions to Automate Your Business

Business Brains has helped over 300 companies to use software to produce Management Information Reports, make decisions and influence others.

Get insights from your data… faster

Business Brains has helped over 300 companies to use software to produce Management Information Reports, make decisions and influence others.

On-Site Training


We offer customisedon-site training that makes your team more productive and helps you grow your business.

Too much data? Choose from AccessExcel,  Power Pivot or Macros and VBA.

Make a great impression with your reports in Word reports and your PowerPoint slides.

Communicate stress-free with Outlook for Time  Management.

Spreadsheet and Data Experts

Cut the time it takes to collect, analyse and present your data with our Spreadsheet and Data Expertise.

We’ll help you make better decisions with great data analysis and reporting.

Our solutions save you time, money and stress.

We work anywhere in Ireland and the UK to increase your software ROI.

E-Learning Design

Do you need to develop online training modules?

E-learning is cost-effective, creative and available 24 hours a day.

We can turn your old classroom material into engaging online learning or teach you how to create your own.

See what you can create with Articulate Storyline, Captivate in just two days.




Personalised Training Solutions

We work closely with HR and Learning & Development managers to structure personalised training solutions. Empowering your team to a higher understanding…and a more effective way of working.

Real Results. Real Impact

Whether it’s Excel, PowerPoint, or any other Office component, our focus is on faster, impactful results. Real, measurable improvements in the way your company makes decisions, analyses data, and solves problems.

100% Satisfaction

In the past five years, we’ve worked with over 5,000 individuals from over 300 companies. Delivered in excess of 20,000 hours of personal effectiveness training, and answered more than 400 support calls.





Client Testimonials

Graham O.
Graham O.AccBank
“The Excel VBA and Macros course was detailed and tailored to our needs and experience. It was very informative.”
David S.
David S.Deloitte
[two_third_last]“It was well presented and was very beneficial. The detailed examples were very good as a guide to using the material.”“It was well presented and was very beneficial. The detailed examples were very good as a guide to using the material.”
Treasa H.
Treasa H.DPD
“That it was done in house so it was a lot easier to keep up with work I had that day as well as completing the course. Also that the example used was from a report that we use in customers services so this made the training very relevant.”
Michael McM.
Michael McM.Deloitte
“Very personable instructor with good knowledge of his subject. Made an effort to tailor the content ofthe course to the audience which was good.”
Heidi H,
Heidi H,Idea Online
“(…) the training was tailored and that we used my own data (…) made it more relevant and applicable.(…) I didn’t imagine that a day of excel training could be enjoyable!”
Aaron S.
Aaron S.Deloitte
“Very impressive range of material covered in such a short space of time. Covered time-saving anduseful areas that were very applicable in real life work examples. I was very impressed.”
Anthony Carroll
Anthony CarrollAstraZeneca Pfizer Healthcare
François Auerbach was extremely helpful. He is incredibly knowledgeable on all matters IT, and turned my project into a masterpiece. I heartily recommend François and would be only too happy to seek his IT expertise in the future.
Calum Maclean
Calum MacleanElectricity Supply Board
Francois Auerbach is a conscientious and very IT-savvy person who quickly mastered the details of a complex SAP rollout whilst establishing a solid reputation for being able to get all IT-related things done and also a good rapport with his colleagues. 
John Purcell
John PurcellIrish Distillers Pernod Ricard
Francois was our consultant and the creator of our first customised elearning module. He delivered a very good product to a tight deadline, I am very happy to recommend him and his work. Francois Auerbach has delivered standard and customised IT training for us (…) always to a very high standard. Top qualities: Personable, On Time, High Integrity
Excel Participant
Excel Participant
Managed to mix humour with knowledge and expertise and kept us entertained while learning.
Excel Participant
Excel Participant
Very structured and good use of time getting through the material.
Peter Brady
Peter BradyEircom PhoneWatch
I have attended a number of courses where Francois Auerbach was the lead trainer. I have always found him to have great expertise in his subject areas and a very engaging presentation style. I would have no hesitation in recommending him to potential customers. Top qualities: Personable, Expert, Creative.
Robert Burgers
Robert BurgersESB International
Francois Auerbach is a very knowledgeable, helpful and friendly teacher. If you have the courage to admit your way of formatting a report ‘might not necessarily be the best’, he’ll improve your skills. Well recommended! Top qualities: Personable, Expert, Good Value
Instructor very knowledgeable and very patient. Went over items until he was sure I could use them.
Course was very informative, I felt I was learning at the correct pace.
Excellent delivery of training by a very knowledgeable tutor.
Covered much more than I had expected. Gave me a full knowledge of the capabilities of the application.

“…we focus on helping companies realise their maximum productivity – and profits – through classroom training, e-learning design, database development and automation”


In today’s competitive marketplace, there are two essential ingredients to success: business efficiency and a healthy return on investment.

At Business Brains, we focus on helping companies realise their maximum productivityand profits – through classroom training, e-learning design, and database development and automation.

We help maximise your company’s business intelligence. Improving your staff’s awareness and mastery of the tools and resources right at their fingertips.

Whether it’s department-wide on-site training of Excel or PowerPoint, or generating e-learning modules to streamline your training and development, your business will benefit from immediate gains that lead directly to your bottom line.

Because the more effectively your team manages their data, the smarter your business will be.

Better analysis. More informed decisions.

And less time wasted on repetitive, inefficient workarounds.

Business Brains founder François Auerbach has been in corporate training and development for nearly two decades. He’s assisted over 300 organisations in the past five years alone with improving their productivity and efficiency, providing measurable returns on their software investment.

François will cater a personalised training solution for your business, and allow you and your team to focus on what they do best.

Get it done in half the time