Ridding the world of unemployment.
How do we want to achieve this?
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How do we want to achieve this?
CEO & Founder
Saman was an advertising creative at the prestigious Crispin Porter + Bogusky. In the midst of global recession, Saman decided to leave the job he loved so that others could find one. With the help of a brilliant team, he launched the site globally in July 2010.
CTO & Tech Connoisseur
Nico is a skilled web development expert with over 5 years experience and a lifetime of interest in the field. As a university lecturer, Nico cultivated talent in the next generation. His insight and supervision ensure the successful execution of Tischen’s mission.
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How do you pronounce Tischen & what does it mean?
Just like Mission. But with a T.
Tischen doesn't have a meaning, but is derived from "Tisch" – the German word for table – a symbol of craftsmanship and human ingenuity, and a place of coming together to solve problems cooperatively.
Frequently Asked Questions
Who is Tischen for?
Anyone who has skills and services to offer! Freelancers to get their next gig. Contractors to advertise their services and availability. Students to make extra cash in their free time. Part-timers to supplement their income. Professionals to offer private consulting on the side. Creatives to share their portfolio with potential employers.
Here’s a taste of who has signed up already: Babysitters, Bakers, Dog walkers, DJs, Plumbers, Painters, Party Planners, Locksmiths, Lawyers, Programmers, Photographers, Tutors, Typists, Copy writers, Cleaners, Scientists, Artists, and Actors.
Why sign up on Tischen?
In today’s market, you need an online presence to get attention. If you’ve never had a web page, you can create one now at Tischen. For those who already have a web presence, a Tischen page connects nicely to all your other sites. Yet Tischen’s sole purpose is to get you job requests – allowing you to showcase your skills and work samples, share your schedule, and communicate easily by email or text. Best of all, you will be found in the Tischen directory, where thousands of people look for help and services every day.
Where will the visitors come from?
Visitors to your page can come from anywhere. We help promote your page in our growing Tischen.com directory, which thousands of people search daily in order to find help and services. We also offer free business card templates to help with your promotional activities. Tell your friends, neighbors, acquaintances, and clients that if they ever need your services, or want to find out more, they can visit your Tischen page and be in touch.
How can people contact me for work?
Your page has a contact form for sending job requests that is super fast and easy – convenient for you, convenient for them. You’ll receive these requests by email or by text alert, based on your preferences. You can also choose to display your contact information, so that people to get in touch with you without using the form.
Do I have to pay Tischen anything?
Nope. Tischen is free for you, and free for the people who want to hire you. Tischen connects you to potential clients or employers, but you deal with them directly—no middleman, no commission. Receiving job requests per text message and having your own website domain name are available to Tischen Plus members for a few dollars per month.
I have no design skills, can I still make an attractive Tischen page?
For sure. You will be surprised how simple it is to create a beautiful page. We offer pre-designed themes for you to choose from, so you can instantly stylize your page. You can also change fonts and colors so easily – you might be surprised at what design talent lurks within you.