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It's no secret we're a company built by regulators for regulators. Here we present insight, opinion, and analysis on the what, why, and how of regulatory licensing and government technology from experts within Thentia and beyond.

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Data-driven regulation: How can technology support effective decision-making? InsightMay 18, 2022
Data-driven regulation: How can technology support...

In a data-driven world, status quo approaches to regulation aren’t cutting it anymore. So how can governments capitalize on data-based technology that has dominated the private sector for years? 

Goals of regulation: Regulatory functions and regulatory excellence InsightApril 1, 2022
Goals of regulation: Regulatory functions and regu...

Regulators are defined by their function. In this week’s whitepaper excerpt, we break down the types and functions of regulators as well as the ways government leaders can measure their own success.

Goals of regulation: Methods of regulation InsightMarch 25, 2022
Goals of regulation: Methods of regulation

What are the basic goals of regulation? What are the different ways in which a regulator can endeavor to protect the public interest? We break down this and more in our latest whitepaper excerpt.

The complaint form: What not to do InsightMarch 11, 2022
The complaint form: What not to do

What can go wrong in the design or processing of a complaint form? We discuss the basic goals and principles that can guide regulators toward a fair and thorough complaint investigation.

The complaint form: What to do InsightMarch 4, 2022
The complaint form: What to do

The complaint form is fundamental to the process of reactive regulation. In our latest blog post, we look at principles of complaint forms — namely, the criteria they must meet to make for a thorough and fair complaint investigation process.

Cybersecurity: Responding to the challenge of cyber-intrusion InsightFebruary 25, 2022
Cybersecurity: Responding to the challenge of cybe...

How can regulators respond to the threat of cyberattacks on their agencies? We look at this and more in our latest blog post.

The potential consequences of cyberattacks for regulators InsightFebruary 18, 2022
The potential consequences of cyberattacks for reg...

Cybercriminals are always looking for new ways to breach private systems and steal personal information. But what actual consequences do regulators face when this happens?

As cyberattacks climb in the news, regulators need to make cybersecurity a top priority InsightFebruary 11, 2022
As cyberattacks climb in the news, regulators need...

As more regulators face cyberattacks, woe to the unprepared. Cybersecurity can be overwhelming, but it doesn’t have to be.

Social engineering attacks: how can cybercriminals exploit our trust? InsightFebruary 4, 2022
Social engineering attacks: how can cybercriminals...

Social engineering attacks prey on human emotions to steal money or valuable information from a target. How can regulators avoid this ever-growing threat?

Educational requirements in professional licensing: alternative pathways for internationally educated applicants InsightJanuary 21, 2022
Educational requirements in professional licensing...

Many regulators require applicants to complete approved educational programs to be eligible for a license. But what happens for internationally educated applicants?

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