January Strategic Partner News

Check out the latest member offers and opportunities from our Strategic Partners here! Our Strategic Partners are committed to bringing the best services and products to FEW members. And go to our Strategic Partners page to learn more about all of FEW’s Strategic Partners, who not only support FEW’s activities but also provide professional and personal services benefiting the wider FEW community.

CareFinder: ¥2500 off first month of CareFinder membershipCF_logo_FB

CareFinder, the largest bilingual babysitter matching site in Japan, is proud to offer members of FEW ¥2500 off their first month of CareFinder membership. We have a wide variety of pre-screened sitters that are eager to look after your children.

CareFinder released our introduction video recently to explain what the CareFinder, the largest international babysitter community, is all about. You can hear directly from members of the CareFinder community on how CareFinder has helped them:
Please contact us at to receive your coupon code for FEW members!

Mom in Balance Tokyo: Bring a Friend Special!MiB jump Autumn

If you have a regular/ unlimited monthly membership with Mom in Balance Tokyo in January: bring a friend for a free trial in January and if she signs up for a monthly membership afterwards, you’ll both get a one-off 50% discount on your monthly membership!

If you have a Flex card with Mom in Balance Tokyo: bring a friend for a free trial in January and if she signs up for a monthly membership afterwards, she’ll get a one-off 50% discount on her membership and you’ll get a free workout credit! If she signs up for a Flex Card, you’ll both get a free workout credit!

Your friend doesn’t need to join you on the same workout location as you. She can join any workout in Tokyo! However, together, it’s even more fun!

Elana Jade:  30% off your first treatment this January! Facial image with logo

2018 is the year to look after you! Elana Jade wants to invite you to a relaxing treatment (or maybe not so relaxing if you choose waxing) for 30% off your first treatment this January! | | 03-6453-9319

Club 360: Special offer for FEW members: First 2 classes for free this January! Lani Core Class

Club 360 offers a wide range of classes for all fitness levels; Fit 360, Barre Fit, Kickboxing, Core and Cardio and more! Special offer for FEW members: First 2 classes for free this January!

To find out more information, please visit or contact / 03-6434-9667

Divya Marie Kato: 20% Off Drawing Classes: Winter Term Starts January 8, 2018 In Divya’s New Atelier! Divya Marie Kato Featured Photo

Divya’s Atelier & Drawing School Opens For Classes From January 8, 2018! Winter Term: January 8th – March 31st 2018
Since breaking out of full time employment in 2012, Divya Marie Kato has been helping people of all ages enjoy drawing through classes, workshops and events all over Tokyo.  Her original drawing programme, When In Doubt, Draw, has evolved into a creative empowerment course that shows anyone how to draw and open up doors to new ways of seeing the world.
She’s excited to announce the opening of her atelier in Yoyogi in January 2018, where she’s thrilled to be able to host more students and creative events moving forward. You can learn more about her programme here:

Sarah Furuya Coaching: FNJ18 Progamme- Register now for the early bird special and one free session for FEW members FEW FNJ 18 announcement

FNJ18 – February is the new January a year long programme with Sarah Furuya coaching  to help you reset 2018 and carry you over the threshold into 2019.
At a crossroads? Not sure what path to take? What’s the first step? Want to leave your job? Build a business? Negotiate a pay raise? Get real about a relationship? Be kinder to yourself? Make a life change or a big move? Big, brave, hard things? Or just INVEST in yourself?
A good coach can help with that. And with the FNJ 18 programme, you can get the help you need from an experienced coach who wants YOU to have a better, more truthful experience.
Registration is open and places are strictly limited. Early bird and special offers end on January 18th so claim your spot soon before spaces fill up. 12 months, 12 hours private coaching,  18,000yen  off for early bird special. One free session for FEW members.
Email to register interest and get the full details. Worked with me before? Special pricing for you!


Q&A with Color and Style Consultant Maud Janssen

Leading up to our upcoming monthly meeting on ‘Reinvigoration & Reinvention: Color Your Life,’ we’re featuring a Q&A with Maud Janssen, a color and Style consultant working for the British company House of Colour.  The Q&A is modeled on the Proust Questionnaire, designed to reveal insights into the respondent’s personality. Learn about how finding the right colors that suit you […]

Published on 9th January 2018

FEW Community Survey 2017 Results

Results of the FEW Community Survey 2017 conducted in the summer have been released. This survey, which was sent to FEW members as well as the wider FEW community, was designed primarily to determine overall satisfaction level among current FEW members and wider community so as to ensure FEW is accomplishing its organizational mission and vision. Of the 158 […]

Published on 4th January 2018

The Best of FEW: Fall 2017

Happy New Year from FEW! Thank you to everyone who joined us at all our events since we kicked off the 2017-2018 FEW Year in September. As the go-to place for personal and professional learning, connection and inspiration, FEW is proud to offer various events, resources, and networking opportunities for internationally-minded women in Japan. We look […]

Published on 4th January 2018

November 2017 Women’s Start-up Club Recap: Marketing with a Purpose

On November 29, the Women’s Start Up Club hosted Zsuzsanna Jarfas to speak about her experience and run an interactive workshop on “Marketing with a Purpose.” Every business needs a strategy to help define the direction and vision of that business. According to Zsuzsanna, the definition of strategy is “a plan to reach a financial […]

Published on 4th January 2018