Believe it or not, there are hundreds of Black business magazines – that is, business-focused magazines that target African American readers. There are also many publications that are focused on professional career development. Some are local, some are national, and some are even international. Many are even available as digital publications via your laptop, tablet or smartphone. There are also many diversity and minority business magazines that can also be very helpful and resourceful to both aspiring and established Black business owners.
To help you find the best publications, we have listed all of the Black business magazines below:
Atlanta Tribune: The Magazine
This publication is Atlanta’s No. 1 business lifestyle publication and Black Atlanta’s leading source for relevant, thought-provoking news and information on business and wealth-building. They educate readers and present ideas, viewpoints and possible solutions that economically, politically and socially empower them.
Black Business News
Black Business News is a national monthly magazine published by the Black Business Association (BBA), a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, headquartered in Los Angeles, CA. They have been instrumental in the incubation and development of more than 15,000 African-American businesses.
Black Enterprise Magazine
Black Enterprise magazine is the premier business, investing, and wealth-building resource for African Americans. Starting out in 1970 as one of the first Black business magazines, the publication continues to provide essential business information and advice to professionals, corporate executives, entrepreneurs, and decision makers.
Based in Newark, NJ, DiversityInc is bi-monthly magazine that is the leading source of information on diversity management. They are also a consultancy, produce diversity events, and manage a nonprofit organization. Every year, they publish a well-respected list of the “Top 50 Companies for Diversity”.
Indiana Minority Business Magazine
The state of Indiana’s leading publication that focuses on business, lifestyle, and diversity. Their talented staff is committed to publishing a highly informative, yet entertaining publication that’s reflective of all minorities.
Minority Business Entrepreneur (MBE) Magazine
MBE magazine is published bi-monthly by Enterprise Publishing Inc. and serves as a nationwide forum for minority and women business owners, corporations and government agencies concerned with minority and women business enterprise development.
MBN USA (Minority Business News)
This publication is the #1 print and digital publication supporting the national minority supplier development initiative. Founded in 1988 by veteran newspaper, magazine and radio communications leader Don McKneely, MBN USA magazine has received over 75 awards for it’s work in supplier diversity development.
The Network Journal (TNJ)
Founded in 1993, this monthly print and online Black business magazine is dedicated to educating and empowering its readers by providing news and commentary on issues that affect the growth of business and the advancement of professionals in the workplace. The magazine also has annual award ceremonies that honor Black entrepreneurs.
From entertainment to sports, business to politics, design to style,Savoy is a cultural catalyst for the African-American community – a magazine that showcases and drives positive dialogue on and about black culture. With its unique mix of stunning photography from major events, in-depth reporting, and social commentary, Savoy accelerates ideas and images to center stage.
Target Market News
Target Market News covers business activities in advertising, marketing and media targeted to black consumers. Its annual report, “The Buying Power of Black America”, analyzes how African-American consumers spend billions of dollars in hundreds of categories of products and services.