FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

How do I log in to participate in this event?

You will join the event from this website. As part of the registration process, you'll create a password which you'll use to login and access the event. As the career fair approaches, we'll provide more information about how to use our virtual platform and how you can make the most of your time at the event.

Will I be able to ask questions and speak with a representative from the organizations?

Yes, you will have the opportunity to join virtual meeting rooms hosted by each organization where you can listen to a presentation and interact with staff members of those organizations.

What technical equipment will I need to participate?

We recommend joining the event with a computer with reliable internet connection and webcam and microphone functionality. Google Chrome is the recommended browser; Firefox also works well. Internet Explorer is not compatible with our virtual platform. Please note that phones and tablets will not provide an optimal experience.

Upon joining the virtual meeting room with each employer, you will see a pop-up from your browser requesting permission to access your microphone and webcam. You must grant permission in order to join the meeting rooms; once you join, you may turn off your camera and microphone. We encourage you to share your camera feed so the employers can connect with you personally, but we kindly ask that you keep your microphone muted unless you are speaking.

If I did not upload my resume when I registered but would like to do so later, can I?

Yes! Just click here to sign in with the password you created during registration to modify your submission and add a resume. We recommend you provide your resume no later than Sunday, January 31, to ensure it's received in time to be shared with the hiring organizations.

What if I can't attend at the scheduled time but would still like to connect with the organizations represented?

We recommend that you submit your resume during the registration process and choose the option to share it with all employers participating in the Career Fair. As the event approaches, all registered participants will receive access to the Event Hub which will include names and email addresses of the staff members representing each employer. You are welcome to follow up with those individuals at your convenience.

What should I wear to the event?

Attire for the Conservative Career Fair is business professional. You'll want to make a great first impression when meeting with recruiters.

Will this event be recorded?

No.

Who may I contact if I have questions about the event or issues logging in?

If you need technical assistance with registering for the Career Fair, modifying your registration, or logging into the virtual platform, please contact our Special Events team at specialevents@heritage.org. For all other general questions about the event, please contact Becky Turco at becky.turco@heritage.org.

Does Heritage have additional programs available online?

Yes! Heritage has converted much of our programming to virtual platforms to ensure we do not skip a beat on our priorities and policy work. Please visit https://www.heritage.org/events to check out our upcoming programs and view previous programs on demand.