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

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  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Atlanta, GA
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Atlanta, GA
Recommends
Approves of CEO

Pros

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

Cons

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

Advice to Management

practice what you preach
Where are the women and minorities in officer levels?

Other Employee Reviews for Southern Company

  1. Helpful (1)

    "Not what it used to be...but still a decent employer"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Baxley, GA
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Baxley, GA
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Comeraderie with fellow workers
    Good benefits
    Safety conscious
    Stable employer for the area
    Highest paying employer in the area
    Good facilities

    Cons

    stress levels are high
    Office politics is strong
    Hard to break into management
    Long work hours
    Not replacing people as they retire - more work with less people

    Advice to Management

    Hire more help before your employees burn out.


  2. "look elsewhere"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Engineer I in Augusta, GA
    Current Employee - Engineer I in Augusta, GA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    job security
    decent pay
    good safety record

    Cons

    paperwork
    undeserving promotions
    ignorant union workers
    long drive

    Advice to Management

    pay for performance!!!

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