Southern Company
3.7 of 5 101 reviews
www.southerncompany.com Atlanta, GA 5000+ Employees

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3 people found this helpful  

A good place to work if you are good at relationship building

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)
Atlanta, GA

ProsGood benefits,
ok salaries,
concern for employee health and safety
Community involvement opportunities

Consgood old boy network
very conservative
Decisions are very slow
unwritten rules that can bite you

Advice to Senior Managementpractice what you preach
Where are the women and minorities in officer levels?

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    4 people found this helpful  

    A Nice Rut

    Analyst (Current Employee)
    Atlanta, GA

    I have been working at Southern Company


    Pros: Opportunities to work with interesting technology Nice people Nationally recognized company Financially stable Desirable… Cons: Middle management that is clueless Upper management that depend too heavily on middle management 's clueless assessments Upper management with… Advice to Senior Management: Become more dynamic. Look for a CEO that is young and forward thinking. Quit rewarding… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More
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    Good place to lay low and get paid!

    Mechanical Engineer (Former Employee)
    Atlanta, GA

    I worked at Southern Company


    Pros: low key, work at your own pace, good benefits Cons: no recognition for exceptional workers, not challenging Advice to Senior Management: Challange your employees more More
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