No matter how experienced you may be in your chosen field, you will never know all that there is to know. You will never have every experience there is to experience. While your colleague won’t either, including him or her in your decision-making process will add to your knowledge and increase your chances of making a more thorough choice. You will be much more likely to gain additional information and to learn something that you, otherwise, would not have thought about.
This article is part of Scott Arney's educational series, entitled The Serial Decision Maker.