Is there a term for having a conversation within earshot of someone for their benefit? Kind of like an opposite of eavesdropping.
This topic came up as a coworker and I who are already on the same page on a topic started an email conversation on that topic including some managers. We ended up having a discussion on the topic over email for the benefit of the people who were just reading and wondered if there was a term for what we had just done.
EDIT: As people are asking for more details
We were discussing our future plans for keeping our tech stack current at work. The conversation went roughly like so (very much abbreviated):
CW (Coworker): The industry is moving in this direction and we should be thinking about what we do next.
Me: It's also relevant that these technologies are 20x faster than what we currently use.
CW: We should also look at these technologies being made by cloud services companies.
Me: These are called "Platform as a Service" (PaaS). PaaS is intended to provide the following benefits: ...