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39 English questions out of 39

October 13, 2018

What is health insurance like at Southwest Airlines?

Pros

Great company culture. They treat employees very well. Great benefits all around especially health insurance, profitsharing and 401k. Best company I've worked for.

Cons

Lots of mandatory overtime which is good if you wanna make $$ but harsh on families. Gets better as you gain seniority!

Great benefits all around especially health insurance, profitsharing and 401k.

October 13, 2018

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July 27, 2019

Does Southwest Airlines offer sponsored degrees?

Pros

-Generally well-trained managers -Generous Profit-Sharing Plan which filters into retirement -Good tuition assistance -Good Maternity Leave for non-union salaried positions -Solid benefits -Flexible work schedules -Moving/Relocation Available

Cons

-Fairly flat company, advancement isn't always clear -Low attrition is a downside for advancement but a positive for continuity

Good tuition assistance

July 27, 2019

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December 17, 2018

Does Southwest Airlines offer housing assistance?

Pros

Very positive culture. My managers made sure I was working on projects that were interesting and that would help me get a job in the public relations industry after I left.

Cons

It was hard to find short-term housing in Dallas, and Southwest didn't help much with that.

Advice to Management

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term housing in Dallas, and Southwest didn't help much with that.

December 17, 2018

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September 7, 2018

What is the retirement plan like at Southwest Airlines?

Pros

Profit sharing, easy to move around company laterally, flexible work hours, corporate culture, casual dress, 401k matching

Cons

Expensive healthcare, no maternity leave, hard to move up in some departments, some benefits suck for non-union

Advice to Management

Maternity leave!

Profit sharing, easy to move around company laterally, flexible work hours, corporate culture, casual dress, 401k matching

September 7, 2018

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April 19, 2019

Does Southwest Airlines offer relocation assistance?

Pros

Traveling and meeting Interesting people who have the best way to make you go above and beyond to make sure you do your work and do it well.

Cons

Was far from my home. Relocation help

Advice to Management

Please give people such as I an easy way to know how to get a job aboard an airline as a flight attendant. It’s not easy to get your foot in the door even when you have everything that would make a brilliant part of the cabin crew team

Relocation help

April 19, 2019

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