MDQ Associates gains registration with COMENSA for its Coaching and Mentoring Programmes

Coaches and Mentors of South Africa (COMENSA) is the professional body which seeks to advance the practice of coaching and mentoring. MDQ Associates is proud to have been a founder member of COMENSA since 2006. In 2017, COMENSA launched its training provider certification process, which ensures that companies offering training in the field adhere to…

The Critical Importance of MDQ’s

One of the characteristics of highly effective people and highly effective organisations is their capacity to ask MDQs – Massively Difficult Questions. MDQs are the essential precursors to insight. They force people to address issues they may have been avoiding, open out alternate perspectives and stimulate deep reflection. Effective individuals pose such questions both for…

Building a Career – What helps women and what doesn’t

2011 research by the global consultancy Accenture[1] conducted in 29 countries among 3 400 executives revealed some interesting information. Although the main findings of the study were around high levels of dissatisfaction with current jobs, a more detailed look at the study reveals what women thought had made a difference in their careers. The most…