Don't we all want to be charming, witty conversationalists? You know the type ... the ones who work a room with ease. Think about the people you know who seem to bring out the best in you whenever you talk to them: You feel instantly comfortable conversing with them and feel truly listened to. They could be old friends or someone you've just met, but the conversation just seems to flow freely. Well, here's the good news: Having meaningful conversations is something that can be learned. With practice and a little bravery, we can all become better at it. Here's how.