Welcome to the 26th episode of Inc.'s weekly Founders Project With Alexa von Tobel podcast. This series brings you the stories of the entrepreneurs building the future. Listen to the tales of guts, inspiration, and drive behind the people and companies at the forefront of technology. Each weekly conversation digs into a founder's professional playbook--and starts to uncover what makes the person tick.

And for the 26th episode:

How to Build for the Future, With Everett Cook of Rho Business Banking

Advancements in fintech mean that entrepreneurs are shaking up every aspect of the financial system. Co-founders Everett Cook and Alex Wheldon have just launched their company, Rho, to do exactly that for business banking. They believe a winning formula is a mix of better rates, best-in-class service, and sleek technology. Everett shares why overcommunication is key for a strong partnership, how he leverages his Sunday afternoons to make for more productive weeks, and why he believes in hiring employees who have a sense of urgency.

Check out the full episode in the player below or in iTunes, and see a full list of other episodes here.