Tag Archives: Southampton

7 ways to be a smarter manager

Happiness is key Managing staff is hard and, with the rise in flexible work patterns, some say it’s getting harder. Entrepreneurs and business thinkers offer their best advice Entrepreneurs aren’t always the best managers. Ask any what their best skills are … Continue reading

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Southampton Echo visit Peer 1 Hosting in Southampton

Could this be Britain’s best boss? Dominic Monkhouse THERE is a giant helter slide, a tree house, a mini golf course, giant swings, a pool table, foosball and even a large yoga area. While it might sound like a leisure complex, … Continue reading

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Dominic Monkhouse-Profile in Real Business

“We don’t want to be the biggest, we just want to be the best” Peer 1 Hosting‘s Dominic Monkhouse on the pain of bad customer service and the importance of keeping a “screw them” fund. Name: Dominic Monkhouse Role and … Continue reading

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OpenWeb // Southampton – free meetup

OpenWeb // Southampton in partnership with PEER1, is a free meetup for web developers, designers, entrepreneurs and investors. A simple evening to share, inform and meet some people working on great things in the Southampton area. Are you attending? Interested … Continue reading

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Feel the love from Cobweb’s MD

Mark wrote to his team this week……. You may have seen that Peer1, the North American, managed services and co-location provider is coming to Southampton. This move to the UK, in a blaze of meaningless publicity is being headed by … Continue reading

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don’t tell them your name pike

“Don’t Panic!” Word has reached me today of an email to all staff at Cobweb Solutions. “We’re doomed!” In what seems like behaviour reminiscent of Dad’s Army, staff have been warned not to be caught viewing the Peer1 website and … Continue reading

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£1,000 – foxtrot oscar

A thousand pounds to leave the company after only two weeks in the job. That is what Rackspace UK founder Dominic Monkhouse is offering people who join his latest network and web hosting service, Southampton-based Peer 1, but find they … Continue reading

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