8 episodes

Our goal with this show is to inspire all of our listeners to incorporate automation into their business and maximize the associated benefit for your business and employees by sharing experiences, insights, and amazing interviews with the best thought leaders in the industry.

Please check out AutomatingSuccessShow.com where you can watch each episode's BEST Business Automation and Growth strategies, and download Joe’s 11 Keys To Automating Your Business For Maximum Growth!
Please follow us on Instagram @AutomatingSuccess for more helpful Automating Business tips and tricks!

Automating Success with Joe and Julia Langton Automating Success

    • Entrepreneurship
    • 5.0 • 23 Ratings

Our goal with this show is to inspire all of our listeners to incorporate automation into their business and maximize the associated benefit for your business and employees by sharing experiences, insights, and amazing interviews with the best thought leaders in the industry.

Please check out AutomatingSuccessShow.com where you can watch each episode's BEST Business Automation and Growth strategies, and download Joe’s 11 Keys To Automating Your Business For Maximum Growth!
Please follow us on Instagram @AutomatingSuccess for more helpful Automating Business tips and tricks!

    #7 Only Touch Gold w/ Pamela Slim, Speaker, Author, and Small Business Strategist

    #7 Only Touch Gold w/ Pamela Slim, Speaker, Author, and Small Business Strategist

    Welcome to Automated Success, the only father-daughter podcast in the outdoor automation market.

    What does success mean to you? Often we measure our success in financial terms, but is that really the best measure of living our best life and reaching our goals? This week’s guest, a speaker, coach, and author of two successful books and counting, Pamela Slim, is here to inspire you to live and work deliberately by aligning your goals to your authentic core values. Be successful on YOUR terms!

    But before we start this week’s episode, I want to invite you to check out http://AutomatingSuccessShow.com where you can watch each episode's BEST Business Automation and Growth strategies, and download a FREE copy of Joe’s “12 Keys To Maximizing your Business Potential!”

    Please follow us on Instagram @AutomatingSuccess for more helpful Automating Business tips, tricks, and silly memes on maximizing growth and productivity.

    If you felt any benefit from this show please let us know by leaving an iTunes review, sharing this episode on social media, and emailing a link to anyone you think would also find benefit here.

    Our goal is to inspire every listener to incorporate automation into their business. Thank you.



    1:46 - Finding the People Who Want to Change the World

    7:04 - Young Pam & Emotional Ethics

    9:03 - Early Work Experience (at $1.50 an Hour!)

    11:44 - Expanding Her Horizons Through Travel and Study Abroad

    22:05 - Pam’s Mentors

    22:59 - The Difference Between Theory and Practice in Development (Cultural and Organizational)

    26:24 - Why Women Should Charge What They’re Actually Worth

    37:14 - Advice to Entrepreneurs

    37:56 - On Going Viral

    41:03 - How to Approach an Influencer

    47:09 - Pam’s Definition of Success

    55:48 - Who Gets to Be on Pam’s High Counsel of Jedi Knights

    1:06:59 - Do Something That Makes a Positive Change

    1:15:38 - Part of the Pamily

    1:19:53 - Be Open to Change



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    • 1 hr 26 min
    #6 You’re Part of Our Family w/ Frank Mariani, Owner & CEO, Mariani Landscape

    #6 You’re Part of Our Family w/ Frank Mariani, Owner & CEO, Mariani Landscape

    Welcome to Automated Success, the only father-daughter podcast in the outdoor automation market.

    This week’s guest is Frank Mariani, who’s been at the helm of Mariani Landscape, a family of businesses founded in 1958 by his father, Vito Mariani, for 47 years and counting. Learn Frank’s secrets to building, growing, and constantly improving a successful, sustainable business.

    In 1973 Frank Mariani became owner of Mariani Landscape, founded by his father, Vito Mariani, Sr. in 1958. It is now nationally recognized for design, installation and maintenance with numerous awards from the Associated Landscape Contractors of America, the American Society of Landscape Architects and the Illinois Landscape Contractors Association. Frank also owns Mariani Plants, a 700+ acre wholesale nursery on the Illinois-Wisconsin border. In 1998, Frank became a partner in Hampshire Farms, a 50 acre perennial farm in Hampshire, IL. As CEO, Frank’s leadership ensures that all provide the best quality and highest customer satisfaction possible.

    Website: https://www.marianilandscape.com/about-us/about-mariani/,

    But before we start this week’s episode, I want to invite you to check out http://AutomatingSuccessShow.com where you can watch each episode's BEST Business Automation and Growth strategies, and download a FREE copy of Joe’s “12 Keys To Maximizing your Business Potential!”

    Please follow us on Instagram @AutomatingSuccess for more helpful Automating Business tips, tricks, and silly memes on maximizing growth and productivity.

    If you felt any benefit from this show please let us know by leaving an iTunes review, sharing this episode on social media, and emailing a link to anyone you think would also find benefit here.

    Our goal is to inspire every listener to incorporate automation into their business. Thank you.



    2:19- Why “It’s Good to be King”

    5:55 - Who’s Coming to Your Funeral?

    9:03 - Leadership

    12:59 - The Mariani Response to COVID-19

    16:58 - The Evolution of Frank Mariani & Company

    22:09 - How to grow sustainably

    30:24 - Why Competition Is a Good Thing

    31:46 - How Robotic Mowers Are Improving the Landscape

    39:17 - Why Investing in Automation Is Worth the Risk

    41:53 - Being Good Neighbors

    50:51 - Why You Shouldn’t Wait for a “Full Solution”

    1:00:03 - The Next Generation

    1:10:34 - Why Chicago Is Still a Great Place to Do Business



    Connect with Joe Langton and Automating Success:

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    • 1 hr 19 min
    #5 Get Ready for the Robot Revolution w/ Kathy Moseler, President & Founder of Paradise Robotics

    #5 Get Ready for the Robot Revolution w/ Kathy Moseler, President & Founder of Paradise Robotics

    Welcome to Automated Success, the only father-daughter podcast in the outdoor automation market.

    Being an innovator requires as much patience and persistence as it does passion and cutting-edge ideas. Kathy Moseler, a.k.a. “The Robot Lady,” is no stranger to being on the forefront of emerging technology, and on this week’s episode she offers some incredibly actionable insights on how to stay ahead of the curve and thrive in a constantly-shifting technological landscape. She also has some powerful advice for women in male-dominated fields: don’t be afraid to use your boss voice!

    But before we start this week’s episode, we want to invite you to check out http://AutomatingSuccessShow.com where you can watch each episode's BEST Business Automation and Growth strategies, and download a FREE copy of Joe’s “12 Keys to Maximizing Your Business Potential!”

    Please follow us on Instagram @AutomatingSuccess for more helpful Automating Business tips, tricks, and silly memes on maximizing growth and productivity.

    If you felt any benefit from this show please let us know by leaving an iTunes review, sharing this episode on social media, and emailing a link to anyone you think would also find benefit here.

    Our goal is to inspire every listener to incorporate automation into their business. Thank you.

    Kathy Moseler, also known as The Robot Lady, is a dynamic, goal-oriented visionary leader who can formulate a strategic plan, rally support, and execute the plan. These skills have been applied in research and advanced technology at companies like Siemens and Motorola, as well as robotics. Specialties: Ideation, consumer intuition, excellent communication skills, uncanny ability to vision-cast, obtain buy-in and drive execution.

    LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/kathymoseler/

    Website: https://paradiserobotics.com/



    1:56 - What success looks like to Kathy

    5:35 - The volleyball connection

    10:34 - Integrate your personas

    15:04 - A classic 70’s dysfunctional family

    16:16 - What’s Engineering? Driving a train?

    22:34 - How Kathy became The Robot Lady

    26:27 - Establishing authority as a woman in a male-dominated field

    32:42 - The art of not caring what people think of you

    35:45 - How the Meyers-Briggs test can help you clarify your path

    38:50 - Why more women should get into robotics

    48:05 - Kathy’s book: How to Install the World’s Best Robot Mower

    57:55 - Robots = happy customers = a cash-cow

    1:04:09 - The Innovator’s Dilemma

    1:06:10 - Get ready for the mass market, hockey stick adoption curve



    Connect with Joe Langton and Automating Success:

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    Follow AS on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/AutomatingSuccess

    Subscribe on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC2I9BDnKqInYs8tJ66uzrwQ

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    • 1 hr 30 min
    #4 If You’re Not Looking Ahead, You’re Already Behind w/ Austin Rabine, CEO at Rabine Group

    #4 If You’re Not Looking Ahead, You’re Already Behind w/ Austin Rabine, CEO at Rabine Group

    Welcome to Automated Success, the only father-daughter podcast in the outdoor automation market.

    If you like light bulb moments, you’re going to love this episode! Austin Rabine, who left his position as CEO of Site to become CEO of Rabine Group, inspires all kinds of ideas for potential collaborations as we talk about how we’re leveraging new technology to bring much-needed innovation and automation to our respective industries.

    But before we start this week’s episode, I want to invite you to check out http://AutomatingSuccessShow.com where you can watch each episode's BEST Business Automation and Growth strategies, and download Joe’s 11 Keys To Automating Your Business For Maximum Growth!

    Please follow us on Instagram @AutomatingSuccess for more helpful Automating Business tips, tricks, and silly memes on maximizing growth and productivity.

    If you felt any benefit from this show please let us know by leaving an iTunes review, sharing this episode on social media, and emailing a link to anyone you think would also find benefit here.

    Our goal is to inspire every listener to incorporate automation into their business. Thank you.



    Austin Rabine (@austinrabine), now CEO at Rabine Group (founded by his father, Gary Rabine), is an entrepreneurial leader working to drive technology and innovation into old industries. Combining his love for technology, construction, and business growth, Austin brings a new perspective to the construction world, and to the family business. Austin enjoys exploring his home city of Chicago, traveling, surfing, snowboarding, and paddle boarding.



    1:55 - Why Austin chose “Life is Good” by Drake as his entrance music 

    8:45 - Earning his own keep, keeping his own earnings 

    15:01 - Jobs nobody wants 

    24:25 - Introducing new technology to an old industry 

    28:40 - Innovation from above 

    34:21 - Reducing your carbon footprint with cutting-edge tech 

    40:16 - AI & machine learning 

    54:14 - Venturing into venture capitalism 

    56:17 - Seeking bigger-picture, holistic solutions 

    1:03:58 - Balancing multiple roles 

    1:10:01 - Growing & evolving 

    1:12:26 - What it’s like to work with your father



    Connect with Joe Langton and Automating Success: 

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    Follow AS on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/AutomatingSuccess  

    Subscribe on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC2I9BDnKqInYs8tJ66uzrwQ 

    Like AS on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/automatingsuccessshow 

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    • 1 hr 19 min
    #3 Paving Your Way to a World Class Business w/ Gary Rabine - Chairman of Rabine Group

    #3 Paving Your Way to a World Class Business w/ Gary Rabine - Chairman of Rabine Group

    In this episode, we hear Gary Rabine's story of success! From his humble beginnings working for his father to starting his own business, to the national and international success that the Rabine Group has today. He also shares the most important lessons that he has learned and how you can pave your way to a successful business with determination, perseverance, and a strong work ethic.

    https://www.ditchdiggerceo.com/

    https://www.linkedin.com/in/gary-rabine-80a43a10/ 

    Please check out AutomatingSuccessShow.com where you can watch each episode's BEST Business Automation and Growth strategies and download 'Joe’s 11 Keys To Automating Your Business For Maximum Growth!'

    Please follow us on Instagram @AutomatingSuccess for more helpful Automating Business tips, tricks, and silly memes on maximizing growth and productivity.

    If you felt any benefit from this show please let us know by leaving an iTunes review, sharing this episode on social media and emailing a link to anyone you think would also find benefit here.  Our goal is to inspire every listener to incorporate automation into their business.

    0:59 Why Gary started his podcast 

    3:37 Teaching your kids work ethic 

    11:43 Gary’s family background 

    21:27 How Gary decided to start his own company 

    25:05 The origin of Ditch Digger CEO 

    35:22 Gary’s competitive nature 

    46:53 Expanding while still remaining true to your core customers 

    55:07 Gary’s work with SITE Technologies 

    1:07:38 Automating success 

    1:15:08 Working with family and growing more millionaires 

    1:18:02 Having a servant’s heart 

    1:26:45 Why being teachable matters 

    1:33:18 The thing about the mentor-mentee conversations 

    1:38:59 Breaking the rules 

    1:43:56 Why having aligned core values matter



    Connect with Joe Langton and Automating Success: 

    Visit the AS Website: AutomatingSuccessShow.com 

    Follow AS on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/AutomatingSuccess  

    Subscribe on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC2I9BDnKqInYs8tJ66uzrwQ 

    Like AS on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/automatingsuccessshow 

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    • 2 hr 4 min
    #2 Lead Like a Girl w/ Julia Langton COO of Automated Outdoor Solutions

    #2 Lead Like a Girl w/ Julia Langton COO of Automated Outdoor Solutions

    Julia Langton, COO of Automated Outdoor Solutions, is Joe’s 19 year old daughter, a student of Business Management at Midwestern Career College, and heir to the Langton legacy.  

    Please check out AutomatingSuccessShow.com where you can watch each episode's BEST Business Automation and Growth strategies and download 'Joe’s 11 Keys To Automating Your Business For Maximum Growth!'

    Please follow us on Instagram @AutomatingSuccess for more helpful Automating Business tips, tricks, and silly memes on maximizing growth and productivity.

    If you felt any benefit from this show please let us know by leaving an iTunes review, sharing this episode on social media and emailing a link to anyone you think would also find benefit here.  Our goal is to inspire every listener to incorporate automation into their business.

    2:39 - Playing the (volleyball) field 

    8:16 - Julia’s upbringing 

    11:41 - When Julia realized she wanted to be an entrepreneur 

    15:01 - Rights of succession  

    17:46 - The hustle of Julia 

    19:08 - A balanced partnership 

    26:40 - The art of delegation 

    28:55 - Julia’s mentors 

    38:30 - What you can’t control 

    40:53 - Ratatouille & The Wolf of Wall Street 

    43:56 - Driving ambitions 

    47:20 - Workin’ it out 

    52:07 - Leading lady

    Connect with Joe Langton and Automating Success:

    Visit the AS Website: AutomatingSuccessShow.com

    Follow AS on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/AutomatingSuccess

    Subscribe on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC2I9BDnKqInYs8tJ66uzrwQ

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    • 1 hr 8 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
23 Ratings

23 Ratings

Mark Link ,

Great Content

Joe and Julia have a great thing going here! They are leading the way and clearing a path toward a new way of maintaining properties. Cleaning up the industry one property at a time! Great work Joe and Julia!

Mia Bria ,

I’m intrigued...

I’m a huge fan of automating as much as possible in your business. I’ll be excited to see how this podcast develops!

TurfRobotics ,

Joe Langton is an inspiring entrepreneur.

Joe Langton is an inspiring entrepreneur who’s real world experience as one of the countries leading landscapers and snow removal contractors provides an amazing perspective on how to utilize automation in the outdoor maintenance industry. I highly recommend this series to landscapers who want to grow their crews productivity and profitability. Joe and his daughter are two of the most likable people you will ever meet.

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