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Dear teachers,
Could you please help me understand the meaning of AS + VERB-ING in the following sentence? and could you give me some more examples about this structure? :

" Think about the process as trying to convince him it might benefit the company to pay you more"

Thank you in advance
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Someone is trying to help you to understand a certain process.

The "process" is - asking your boss for a raise.

You would normally think of this as asking him to do something that will benefit you.

Your friend is suggesting that you think of it in a different way - that you think of it as asking him to do something that will benefit the company.

Think of your punishment as making you a better person.

When he offered her money, she did not see it as being an unselfish act.

Jack took the remark as suggesting that he is a criminal.
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Thank you Avangi very much