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Business Longevity: How to make sure your business remains a success

Why do 42% of new businesses in the UK fail within five years? Alternatively, what can you do to help your business keep trading for over 100 years? Read our infographic to find out how to make your business a success and last the test of time.

In the UK, 42% of businesses fail within their first five years. It's a big percentage, and a problematic one too. So why is this happening? In this infographic we explore the reasons behind this figure, while providing solutions to help make your smart idea flourish and not flounder.

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Whether you’re a large business, SME or sole trader, work from home or have a property empire - Towergate have got an insurance policy for you. For more information, visit our dedicated business insurance page.

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About the author

Alison Wild Bcom Hons MAAT MATT Taxation Technician Commercial Tax Pensions Insurance And Marketing Specialist AuthorAlison Wild BCom (Hons), MAAT, ATT, Taxation Technician is a highly respected industry professional who has been working with and advising SMEs in areas including tax, pensions, insurance and marketing for over 25 years. She is a member of the Association of Accounting Technicians (AAT) and Association of Tax Technicians (AAT) and also has considerable experience as a residential landlord.