These 8 Moments Will Shape Your Professional Life

by JILLIAN KRAMER via Fast Company 

 Image by Thomas Barwick/Getty Images

Image by Thomas Barwick/Getty Images

On the day to day, what you do from 9 to 5 may not seem to amount to much. But there come moments in every person’s career–career firsts, if you will–that can make or break your entire work life. If you’re prepared for them and see them for the important moments they are, you can make your career, not break it. Here, our experts identify eight such moments and how to use them to your advantage.