Sound bites got us where we are today. Shallow memes with harmful side effects that do nothing to create a shared understanding in politics, work, or life. Time is lost and opinion fragmented in superficial circular arguments that cause damage and add little value.

Now we see the rise of long-form mediums — podcasts, YouTube channels, and opinion articles demanding time investment. Popular content, hours long, challenging preconceived ideas, some bordering on offensive. Still, useful topic explorations regardless if the audience agrees or disagrees with its conclusions. Time to think, to explore, to test, to understand.

Similarly, in the corporate…

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