Tools to make MS Word--Libreoffice workflow easier?

I have recently started using Jabref to manage the bibliography for my graduate thesis, using Libreoffice. However, I regularly exchange drafts with my graduate advisors and coworkers for edits, all of whom exclusively use MS Office, meaning I am forced to work primarily with docx files.

Regarding Jabref’s limitations in Libreoffice when saving as docx files, are there certain tools or software one can recommend that can make working between Libreoffice and MS Word manageable with Jabref? For people who work in similar situations and continue to use Libreoffice and or Jabref, are you able to make the combination work, or do you opt to use other software such as Zotero? (Or or do you opt to use a company or school copy of MS Word instead?)