Good breakdown, Isabela! Thank you for sharing your experience with us.
You say you’re devoting yourself completely no matter what, hypothetical or real work. So am I.
This being said, how many hours do you think a designer should allocate for a given assignment? I know it varies, but what would be a maximum when she’s interviewing for, let’s say 5 companies, and she would like to land a job at any of them?