In AutoCAD 2008.
To add your own panel with your favorite commands and custom commands to
DASHBOARD - in CUI click on Customize tab, click on Dashboard Panels, then Right click
on it - select new Panel and give it a name as appropriate. From command List drag desired
commands in to it. Commands can be standard AutoCAD or your own custome made (including lisp)
as long as they are added to command list portion of CUI.
You aklso can add icons to your custom panel and your custom commandas.