Here it is 4:43 and someone stands their turn on this makeshift pedestal. They are setting the example for each of the other two who will eventually see what the view is like.
Facing you: Your value is recognized, but the elements you want to be recognized for are not being highlighted. This is a chance to see what elements the group finds of value and adjust your view of the mission.
Facing away: A chance to highlight a group's or an individuals helpful qualities. Minor observations are the best.
Kevin is here to help if you need a second intuitive opinion.