Southern Company
3.7 of 5 94 reviews
www.southerncompany.com Atlanta, GA 5000+ Employees

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Great people

Financial Analyst (Current Employee)
Atlanta, GA

I have been working at Southern Company full-time for more than 8 years

ProsSouthern Company has many caring people.

ConsThere's a culture where people are sometimes two-faced and very political.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Solid Internship - Good for applying IT skills

IT Intern (Former Employee)
Baxley, GA

I worked at Southern Company as an intern for more than a year


Pros: Strong Intern development program and fun intern day (R3 Day) to help interns network and see the company culture. It seems as though the… Cons: Baxley Georgia has nothing in it, besides Plant Hatch. Strong… Advice to Senior Management: Some of the "corporate culture" and "strategic mission" type branding comes… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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Hard work rewarded, but promotions given to women/minorities

Systems Analyst (Current Employee)
Atlanta, GA

I have been working at Southern Company full-time for more than 8 years


Pros: Great benefits, pension still included, and management is generally very… Cons: For better or worse, young white males tend to not be promoted since the company is focused on getting females and minorities promoted into the… Advice to Senior Management: Be more transparent about the goals of the company in promoting people. Encouraging young white males to stay when there isn't… More

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