Small World Labs Blog

Learn. Discuss. Contribute: Making the Most of Your Virtual Hub

Yesterday Mary Beth Bennett, an Online Community Consultant for Small World Labs, presented to a focused group of hypertension stakeholders in Washington, DC. These stakeholders are partnering with the American Heart Association to move 17 million more Americans to high blood pressure control by 2020.

Happy Halloween

This year Small World Labs went all out for Halloween. We had 100% participation and fun was had by all. Awards were given out for funniest costume (Michael Wilson), costume that most closely resembles his/her real personality (Mariano Caceres), scariest costume (Christopher Bair), and most original (Darrel Wiggins). Check out the gallery below!

Ever see a mad scientist run a race?

This past weekend the Texas School for the Deaf Foundation hosted its 2nd annual Fall Festival. The event, which featured a Spooky Skedaddle 5k, two great bands for entertainment, several local food trailers, and a captioned screening of Beetlejuice, drew an excellent crowd from in and around Austin.

bbcon 2013: That's a Wrap!

Like kings triumphantly returning home from battle, Small World Labs has made its way back to Austin from bbcon 2013! All kidding aside though, Blackbaud put on an excellent event with exceptional speakers and engaging sessions. Our team of 7 was very fortunate to establish new relationships with nonprofit leaders and partner reps in the space.

Getting ready for BBCON 2013

Next week at this time Small World Labs will be packing our bags and heading up to our nation’s capital for BBCON 2013 . BBCON is Blackbaud’s conference for Nonprofits and serves as the premier event for Blackbaud-related training, networking, and thought leadership.

This year Small World Labs hopes to make a splash through various levels of engagement.

Texas Nonprofit Summit Recap

Last week Small World Labs took part in the Texas Nonprofit Summit in Austin, TX. Not only did we meet several nonprofit leaders from in and around Texas, and participate in numerous sessions ranging from speed networking with funders, to content marketing in the nonprofit space, but we also watched our CEO present a great session around community engagement.

Online Community Product Tour

Join our CEO and Founder, Michael Wilson, as he walks through the Small World Labs Community platform and demonstrates our commitment to various associations and nonprofits over the years. Learn how Small World Labs has improved KPIs such as revenue per member, retention rate, time on site, and more.

Tuesday, September 10, 2013, 1-2 PM ET
Michael Wilson, CEO and Founder, Small World Labs


The Texas Nonprofit Summit is Approaching

On September 12th and 13th, Small World Labs will be exhibiting at the Texas Nonprofit Summit in Austin, TX. With more than 700 nonprofit professionals registered, this year’s event is shaping up to be a great experience to find highly effective, data-driven solution to the complex challenges that nonprofits face.

A Place Where You Can Help Create New Smiles

Cleft World is a Small World Labs-powered, social platform and go-to resource for people to connect, interact, spark discussions and share ideas about cleft and cleft related topics.  Cleft World offers fresh content from various community members blogging about their experiences, interests, and more.

ASAE 2013 – What a Show!

Earlier this week, Small World Labs took part in the ASAE Annual Meeting in Atlanta, GA. ASAE is the professional membership organization for association staff, and the ASAE Annual Meeting is the granddaddy of all ASAE events with nearly 5,000 attendees. The conference hosted several learning labs pertaining to the emerging field of online community.