"Start your own business; be your own boss." Sponsored by the Florida Atlantic University Small Business Development Center. 6:30-9:30 p.m. $25. M-DCC North, 11380 NW 27th Ave. Details: (786) 388-9040 or (305) 237-3929.
Organized by the Miami Business Alliance. RSVP. 8-9 a.m. Bankers Club, One Biscayne Tower, 2 S Biscayne Blvd. Details: (305) 361-9662.
"Blade the Beach: Networking on Wheels." Organized by the Miami Beach Chamber of Commerce. Happy hour at Penrod's. 6:30 p.m. Meet at Fritz Skate & Bike Shop, 726 Lincoln Road, Miami Beach. Details: (305) 532-1954.
"How to start & run a successful business." Billed as a must for startups and expansions. Topics include finance, marketing, legal and accounting issues. Presented by the SCORE group of the US SBA. Free. 8:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Citadel Building, 49 NW Fifth St. Details: (305) 371-6889 or scoremiami.com.
Reservations required. Organized by the Miami Beach Chamber of Commerce. 8:30 a.m. Chamber HQ, Suite 402, 333 Arthur Godfrey Road, Miami Beach. Details: (305) 672-1270, ext. 29.
"Searching the Internet & Government Websites for Business Opportunities." Organized by the Florida Atlantic University Small Business Development Center. Free. 2-4 p.m. West Dade Regional Library, 9445 Coral Way. Details: (786) 388-9040.
"Addressing Tenants' No. 1 Concern: Indoor Air Quality." Speaker: Armando Chamorro, president, Ambient Environmental Inc. Organized by the Building Owners & Managers Association of Greater Miami. $30; $25 for members. 11:30 a.m. Rusty Pelican Restaurant, 3201 Rickenbacker Cswy. Details: (305) 530-0083.
"Latin American Economic Outlook." Speaker: Mike Zellner, Latin Trade. Organized by Women in International Trade Miami. $35; $25 for members, includes buffet lunch. Noon-1:30 p.m. City Club, First Union Financial Center, 200 S Biscayne Blvd. Details: (305) 415-1618.
UP CLOSE & PERSONAL
Meet Alan Randolph, Production Industry Council. Organized by the Miami Beach Chamber of Commerce. $15. 8:30-10 a.m. Ocean Resort, 3025 Collins Ave., Miami Beach. Details: (305) 672-1270, ext. 19.
Networker by the North Dade Regional and Aventura chambers of commerce. 7:30-9 a.m. Aventura Mall, 19501 Biscayne Blvd., Aventura. Details: Details: (305) 690-9123.
BEACON COUNCIL GOLF TOURNAMENT
Benefits the "2001 Miami-Dade Marketing Initiative." With 8:15 a.m. shotgun start, 1:30 p.m. awards luncheon. Bid on travel packages, dining, golf gear, airline tickets. $150; $525 for four. Doral Golf Resort & Spa, 4400 NW 87th Ave. Details: (305) 579-1336.