Growing a business takes a lot of work. That goes without saying. You also need tactics that work, whether you rely on inbound marketing, paid advertising, social selling or outbound prospecting. But hard work and great tactics is not enough. You need to think strategically about your growth. Without strategy, you'll be trying one tactic after another, hoping that one of them will work. Some things will work, some won't, but without strategic planning and analysis, you won't know why.