Having different viewpoints and ideas makes a team much stronger. The best way to come up with something new and better is to have as many different ideas as possible. It’s a numbers game.
How many different ideas will a room full of only 40 year old men who are doctors will come up with? Now how man ideas will a room full of men and women, old and young, from different countries and professions come up with? Mathematically, your chances for a unique ideas exponentially increases.
It’s those unique ideas that propel a team forward and creatively overcome challenges and find new opportunities.