Head up by the way! Beta Surveys are in and a lot of people on reddit are saying that in the comment section to put something regarding the phasing. The popular suggestion is to tie the entire groups phase to the leaders.
Gotcha, I see what you meant now. There was a lot of complaining about the opening "tutorial" section of ESO as well, but they made it skipable now. But it still stands for ESO. I personally enjoyed even the early stuff myself.