With collaboration comes compromise. In order to arrive at one common decision, sometimes it is necessary to discuss different viewpoints and variables. One person may think they know the only answer; but have they considered alternative options?
Collaboration: the action of working with someone to produce or create something.
Most likely putting your heads together will result in greater end results. Though we sometimes get caught up in the my way or the highway idea, we must remember we don't know everything.
Adding a little bit of humor to your day... check out the collaborative conversation from The Big Bang Theory: