My Bottom Line: Seamus McBride, president, Bacardi

Seamus McBride is president and chief executive of Bacardi.

He says a wise leader listens carefully to his or her staff. Not only does it show respect, it helps accelerate business performance.

Seamus appeared on The Bottom Line which is broadcast on BBC Radio 4 and BBC World Service. Subscribe to the podcast or watch it on the BBC News Channel.

Find more business wisdom from other chief e xecutives on the My Bottom Line website.

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