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?
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Deciding on a common goal
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?