It's not how smart you are: Learning vs. Training by Bernadette Bourke

It's not how smart you are: Learning vs. Training by Bernadette Bourke

Bernadette Bourke (Founder at Shine Performance Management) has extensive experience in the learning and development space and uses her in-depth knowledge to look at how training in a business environment works.

In this exclusive video for the HRTN, Bernadette looks at the methodology of training and what do we know about adults in a business environment, before looking at how the brain learns best and finally how exactly we learn.

Currently based in Berlin Germany, Bernadette has her own Consultancy business, (SHINE Performance Management), designing and delivering bespoke initiatives to drive organisational performance: focusing on large change projects and facilitating the creation of compelling movements that excite and inspire followership.

With over twenty-nine years’ business experience working and living across the globe Bernadette’s focus and expertise has resulted in consistent and measurable performance improvements and business transformations. 

Most recently, Bernadette has been working with SMEs in the Electronics, Distribution and Lighting industries, and with other larger organisation such as AirBus, Unilever, Lloyds Register and eBay. She coaches senior executives across a wide variety of businesses.

Bernadette is a certified Accelerated Learning Facilitator, NLP Practitioner and Hay EQ Assessor and Coach. She is also certified to deliver Wilson Learning Behaviour Styles, Hogan Personality Assessments, Kaplan DeVries Leadership Versatility Index and the Human Synergistics Leadership Assessment suite. She has recently been working on improving her practice in brain-based methodology by studying with the Neuro Leadership Institute.