NU Online News Service, Jan. 7, 12:16 p.m. – John Hancock Financial Services Inc., Boston, will be using the Abra LearningAction software from Best Software, Herndon, Va., to train employees to recognize, avoid and deal with sexual harassment and discrimination in the workplace.

Best, a unit of The Sage Group P.L.C., Newcastle-upon-Tyne, United Kingdom, bundles the Abra module together with its standard human resources management software.