Our Culture

Our promise to our employees and their lived experiences are at the core of our efforts in creating a more equitable and inclusive workforce. See how we are celebrating their diversity, expanding outreach, developing talent, and increasing advancement opportunities.

Our Talent

Our 28,000 employees represent the best of the best and come from all backgrounds. They work hard every day to deliver smart solutions anchored in remarkable service, resilience and safety to the communities we are privileged to serve. They are the reason why we are ranked the No. 2 Best Large Employer by Forbes magazine.

Energy behind the Energy: Pierre Canidate

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Energy Behind the Energy: Jeff Baker

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Our Workplace

Across Southern company, we are committed to promoting a workplace and culture that ensures everyone is treated fairly within all levels of the organization, and that everyone feels welcomed, valued, supported, respected and heard.

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Our Values

Safety First

We actively care about the safety and well-being of our employees, customers and communities. Safely approaching every job, every day, always comes first.

Intentional Inclusion

We are One Team, working to foster a culture of belonging and ensuring our diverse team feels valued. Investing in an equitable culture benefits employees, customers, communities and shareholders.

Act with Integrity

We act with honesty, respect and fairness, demonstrating trustworthiness in all we do. We are true to our word and follow through on our commitments.

Superior Performance

We keep customers at the center of everything we do, with a focus on continuous improvement. We provide exceptional service, delivering innovative solutions that benefit our customers, communities, investors and the environment.

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our impact

Learn more about our move to equity framework, how we will hold ourselves accountable, and the actions we are taking.

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our impact

As we transition to a clean energy future, we understand there will be potential opportunities and challenges for our workforce, communities and customers. Learn more about our commitment to a Just Transition for all of our stakeholders.

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our impact

Every day at Southern Company, we work to make smarter moves for our climate, deliver a more reliable and resilient system and advance diversity, equity and inclusion in our workplace and in our communities. Explore this report to learn more about how we put our vision into motion.

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