Questions and Answers about Southern Company

Here's what people have asked and answered about working for and interviewing at Southern Company.

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Good working skills


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Don’t appear too intelligent. Do more listening and agreeing with the hiring panel. they don’t like people who challenge their antiquated business practices.


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Look elsewhere.

Answered - Senior Engineer (Former Employee) - Birmingham, AL

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Believe in yourself that you can do the job you're applying for.
Do your homework in learning about the company.
Do your best at selling yourself while at the same time being humble and confident.
Dress professional and sit up. Don't slouch.
Be positive and don't talk negative about other places you've worked.

Answered - Aircraft/Flight Coordinator (Former Employee) - Gulfport, MS

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Be prepared to work in weather.

Answered - Energy Homes Production Worker (Current Employee) - Addison, AL

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Do your research on the hiring manager not just the company.

Answered - Sr IT Analyst, Security (Former Employee) - Atlanta, GA

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