When you're asked to take minutes at a meeting, you have the role of creating the "official record of the event" and ensuring that it is accurate. Key decisions made at these meetings can involve millions of dollars, so it's critical for you to take clear and precise notes. And by delivering accurate meeting minutes you gain the perfect opportunity to shine like a star.
When you move from being a staff member to overseeing the work of others, you’ll face a whole set of new challenges. The skills that made you a great team player won’t necessarily make you a great manager.