50 Companies And What They Looked Like When They First Started

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It's not easy to build a company that lasts, but there are many that have been going strong for many years. Only about sixty-six percent of businesses make it to the two-year mark, and then about half survive beyond five years. The oldest American company had existed since 1752, which was before the United States was even founded. During the Coronavirus pandemic, thousands of businesses have had to close their doors, but the successful companies are still going as strong as ever.