A major component of any effective design process is the overlay of multiple layers of information, requirements, systems, analysis and meaning. The emergent complexity of this overlay, the patterns, the moiré.. that's where design gets interesting.
Watch your license usage
For better or worse, nearly all Autodesk programs use Macrovision's FlexLM licensing system. Sam Report is ok, but if you want to really watch usage, Here's a tool that provides a graphical interface.