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Southern Company Overview

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Atlanta, GA
10000+ employees
1945
Company - Public (SO)
Oil, Gas, Energy & Utilities
$10+ billion (USD) per year
Unknown
Southern Company isn't just whistling Dixie. The holding company is one of the largest electricity distributors in the US. It operates regulated utilities Alabama Power, Georgia Power, Gulf Power, and Mississippi Power, which combined have a generating capacity ... Read more

Southern Company Reviews

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Atlanta, GA

    I worked at Southern Company full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Great company to work for and people oriented!!!

    Cons

    Add more training for employees

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Southern Company Interviews

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    Interview

    Process was long and drawn out. Must have a clean background and be drug free. Don't lie on background check because they WILL find out the truth if they don't already know and most of the time they already know.

    Interview Questions

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Southern Company Awards & Accolades

  • Fortune 500, Fortune, 2015
  • 25 Noteworthy Companies, DiversityInc, 2012
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