If collaboration is so great, why is it so difficult? | Opensource.com
If collaboration is so great, why is it so difficult?
Which aspect of collaboration is most difficult for you?
Collaboration is effective. Human survival depends on it, and great human achievements stand in testament. But anyone who has sat on a committee, organized a community, or led an open source software community knows it can be very difficult.
Collaboration is fraught with friction, perhaps because it is such a human activity. As the saying goes, "I love humanity, it's other people I can't stand."
What are your pain points when it comes to collaboration?