One of the best ways for entrepreneurs, corporate honchos and consultants to stay abreast with the latest happenings in business would be through business magazines. Not only are they availing the sea of information related to a host of arenas like economy, finance, retail, banking etc, they are also being able to shape their present and future business plans as per the in-depth analysis of the latest business trends around, from these magazines.
List of Top 10 Business Magazines in India are :
Business India: Touted as India’s first business magazine, Business India was launched way back in the year 1978. Till to this day the magazine has been able to retain its enviable position among readers despite the foray of a range of new magazines in the field. Primarily a brainchild of Mr. Ashok Advani, whose main aim was to accentuate India’s business ambiance in such a way so as to make it a permanent fixture in the list of world economies, Business India deals with the analysis of trends, promotion of business viewpoints, celebration of entrepreneurship and reporting on financial markets among other things.
Business Today: Only a few years in the field (since 1992) and this magazine is already a favorite with Indian entrepreneurs. It is published by Living Media India Limited,is a fortnightly magazine and is regarded as one of the most reliable sources for updates on BSE, stocks, NSE, top companies etc.
Outlook Business Magazine: Like Business Today, Outlook Business is also a fortnightly magazine. Banking industry, economy, finance, money, stock markets are some of the business related topics covered here.
Business Barons: Primarily driven by the motive to create future leaders, Business Barons is exclusively meant for corporate leaders. Business magnets, industry professionals, consultants are only some of the illustrious profiles that the magazine aims to reach out to. It provides valuable insight into the various industries of India, informs you about the latest trends in business, and also contains articles by management personnel from eminent sectors like education, software etc to hone your insights further.
Business World: From the stable of the illustrious ABP Group which also publishes The Telegraph, Business World, the weekly magazine keeps you updated on a range of issues linked with Indian economy, Marketing and Advertisement, Retail, Aviation, IT, Corporate, Telecom, Personal Finance, banking etc.
Images Retail: Only a very few years in the arena (2002), this retail magazine from New Delhi has been unequivocally acknowledged as the most potent voice of Indian retail till date. Key areas in retail including its logistics, real estate, investment opportunities, visual and merchandising, franchising, consumer trends, supply chain and merchandise are all covered with significant emphasis. Serving as an effective link between brand leaders and retailers, this magazine aims at effectively bringing about integration of world retail prices with those in India.
Business of Fashion: Regarded as one of India’s top-notch recall publications, BoF or Business of Fashion mainly deals with retailing, branding and marketing of fashion images.
India Business Journal: Launched in the year 2005, IBJ or India Business Journal has a strong readership base in the form of entrepreneurs, policy-makers, businessmen, bureaucrats, investment bodies etc.
Inc.India: Published by 9.9 , it is the Indian edition of the premium US Magazine called Inc. It primarily focuses on business and growth.
Commercial Vehicle Magazine: With its area of concern clearly specified, this magazine perhaps is the only one in this list which is considered to be “one of its kind”— it has helped professionals involved in the commercial vehicle industry immensely by providing quality perspectives.