The other advantage is related to networking opportunities the managers may get. They get to build new contacts that can eventually help them out in their future managerial endeavors.

Even though the executive MBA tries to be as flexible as possible through scheduling of classes at multiple times or during the weekends, it can still be a great drain on the managers who now has to juggle three things, work, education and family. It must be pointed out here that juggling work and family is already difficult for the manager. Now a third as aspect is added thus adding to the woes of the manager (Robbins 2003).